Rich On Tech

By KTLA Audio Network , Rich DeMuro

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TV Tech Guy Rich DeMuro offers tech news, gadget reviews, helpful apps and answers your questions. From KTLA-TV Los Angeles.


Episode Date
Black Friday Shopping Tips
00:53:35

Black Friday shopping tips; Twitter alternative Hive reaches 1 million users; WayAway travel search engine pays you cash back; Lyft to launch robotaxis in Los Angeles; DuckDuckGo offers App Tracking Transparency to Android users; Tesla teases Apple Music integration; Evernote gets bought.

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Nov 23, 2022
Bad week for Twitter, Meta and FTX
01:03:06

Twitter chaos under Elon Musk; Meta's first major layoffs; FTX crashes; Gmail gets new features; Windows 11 gets iPhoto integration; Spotify might actually work better with the Apple Watch.

Viewers ask how to keep a new HP computer from listening to them; if a cheap cable is good enough to fast charge an iPhone; how to stop recurring YouTube TV charges; upgrading to the newest version of Apple TV; regaining access to a hacked Instagram account.

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Nov 12, 2022
Amazon's $100 tablet vs iPad
01:03:38

Elon Musk buys Twitter; Apple, YouTube raise prices; Samsung S22 smartphones add Astrophoto mode; Apple announces new Apple TV and iPad; Amazon Fire Tablet 8 review; Duolingo Math App; recapping my Japan trip and hiring a "vacation photographer."

Viewers ask whether Facebook Messenger is safe to download to a phone; if a Wi-Fi signal booster is legit; recommendations for the best password managers; why Samsung tablets get no love.

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YouTube raises prices

Apple raises prices

Samsung Astrophoto mode

New Apple TV

New iPad

Amazon Fire Tablet 8 review

Duolingo Math App

Vacation photographer

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Oct 28, 2022
Hands on with Google Pixel Watch, Pixel 7 phones
00:53:45

Hands on impressions of the new Google Pixel smartwatch, impressions of the Google Pixel 7 and 7 Pro; CES forecasts a bigger show this year; iPhone 14 Plus reviews roundup; Robot makers pledge for no weaponization of their creations; Amazon Drive is going away.

Viewers ask how to get KTLA streaming on a Vizio TV; a recommendation for a smartwatch that does EKG; if an AT&T free iPhone trade in offer is worth it; why iMessages aren't syncing properly across devices; the best DVR for OTA broadcasts; setting up Shortcuts on iPhone for the Sleep feature.

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Oct 07, 2022
Amazon wants to track your sleep
00:58:10

Amazon's new Kindle Scribe you can write on; Amazon's Halo Rise bedside sleep tracker and alarm clock; Amazon Fire TV Omni that doubles as a photo frame; Google shuts down cloud streaming gaming service Stadia; T-Mobile offers free WiFi to subscribers on United Airlines flights; fun things you can do with Alexa for Halloween.

Viewers ask what I think of the Oura ring; chime in on my subscription cancellation tip; whether It's worth upgrading to the Z Flip 4; what cross site tracking is all about; how to avoid reCAPTCHA puzzles and best portable battery pack.

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Sep 30, 2022
Google Photos becomes TikTok for your memories
00:58:40

Thoughts on the new iPhones after using them for a week; Inside the Amazon Go store; entry level Kindle gets USB-C; iOS 16 tips and tricks; Google Photos revamps memories feature and a primer on eSIM.

Viewers ask if the iPhone 14 Pro is worth it over the regular model; why an email account suddenly won't work; if you should turn your computer off each night; whether the Oura Ring is worth it; how to recover photos deleted from iCloud.

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Sep 16, 2022
iPhone 14, Apple Watch Ultra, AirPods Pro Hands-on Impressions
01:03:33

Hands on and ears on impressions of the iPhone 14 and 14 Pro models, Apple Watch 8, SE and Ultra models and AirPods Pro second generation.

Plus, viewers ask questions about the best iPad for a kid turning 10, best way to sell an old iPhone, how to use an ATM card and eSIM in Europe, a problem with Fire TV, best phone for a non-Apple fan, how to increase the volume on an iPhone for the hard of hearing and which cellular carrier to switch to.

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Twitter

Facebook

Apple Event Highlights on IG

Apple Event coverage on KTLA

MacRumors Buyers Guide

Flipsy for trade in values

Airalo International eSIM

HomePod Mini

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Sep 09, 2022
Instagram location warning breaks the Internet
00:59:11

Explaining the Instagram "precise location" warning making the rounds on social media; Samsung's foldable phones go on sale; Apple sets a date for iPhone 14 event; details on Fitbit's latest trackers; Wordle joins New York Times Crossword App; Outlook shows more ads and TV Chef Giada talks tech.

Viewers ask about the best GPS tracker for a car; what to do about a buffering smart TV; using a Walkman instead of an iPod; whether to get antivirus software for an iPhone and using a hotspot vs hotel WiFi for sensitive web surfing.

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Instagram Precise Location explained

Samsung's Foldables

Apple Far Out event

Fitbit devices

Wordle NYT

Outlook Ads

Mentioned: Promo image resizer

Giada TV segment

GPS Trackers mentioned:

Logistimatics

Jiobit

T-Mobile SyncUp Drive

AirTag

Walkman model

WALTR app for drag and drop to iPhone iPad

iPhone Antivirus?

Recommended VPN's

Mentioned: Bobby and Sophie on the Coast

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Aug 26, 2022
If you use a VPN on iOS, make sure to do this first
00:56:11

A researcher explains how to make VPNs more private on iOS; Walmart+ adds Paramount+ perk; Jamba smoothie robot; Visible changes pricing and gets rid of Party Pay; Android 13 notable features.

Viewers ask about the advantages of an eSIM for international travel; if I remember "monocle" mode on Yelp; Roku vs Fire TV; switching from a Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra to an iPhone; unbundling Disney and ESPN and whether an iPhone really needs a case and screen protector.

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Walmart+ Paramount+

Jamba smoothie robot

Visible changes

Android 13

Recommended eSIM

Monocle mode on Yelp

Samsung S22 Ultra review

Disney bundle

iPhone durable commercial


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Aug 19, 2022
Samsung hopes you'll flip over latest foldables
01:07:40

Details on Samsung's latest Galaxy Z Fold 4 and Z Flip 4 foldable phones; how to create a Fire TV photo slideshow in seconds; Android goes to war over iPhone messaging; Disney is raising the price of their streaming services; the sneaky way Instagram and Facebook track you; a visit to the Last Blockbuster store in the world.

Viewers ask if you can install WhatsApp on a tablet; best VR headset for $100; best mobile WiFi for traveling house flippers; best Anti-Virus program for a Windows computer; easy way to video chat between family members in different countries and advice on best card to use for international travel.

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Galaxy Z Fold 4

Galaxy Z Flip 4

Alexa Slideshow

Android / iMessage Campaign

Disney+ prices up

Instagram tracking

Visiting the Last Blockbuster

Mobile internet

Anti-Virus rating website

Google Meet video chat app

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Aug 12, 2022
Best Buy tests a smaller format store
01:01:05

Best Buy tries a digital first store concept; Boost unveils $25 unlimited plan; Meta raises price of Quest by $100; Google enables a feature to restrict calendar spam invites; Spotify discontinues Car Thing and Google enables a cool new 3D view of nearly 100 landmarks.

Viewers ask if Microsoft Defender is necessary on an Android phone, best uses for AirTags, how to turn off Safari's Privacy Report, if Discover's personal information removal service is worth it, why email disappeared from the iPhone, a website to see hotel remodel dates and whether to get another Kindle Fire Tablet.

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Best Buy Digital First store

Boost $25 Plan

Meta price increase

Google Calendar Spam

Spotify Car Thing

Google's landmarks 3D view

Discover's privacy service


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Jul 29, 2022
Google Pixel 6a gives a lot for less
01:02:48

Review of the Google Pixel 6a; Samsung set to unveil latest foldables; Netflix cracks down on sharing in a new test; Amazon redesigns prime video; Apple keyboard settlement; Amazon acquires One Medical; Microsoft builds Facebook-esque feature into Teams and Chevy unveils a Blazer EV.

Listeners ask how to stop spam emails, why iMessage reactions show up in a group text, if switching to wireless home internet is worth it, recovering deleted files on a drive and best watch for a kid.

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Pixel 6a Review


Netflix Sharing Test


Amazon Prime Video makeover


Apple Keyboard settlement


Chevy Blazer EV


Wireless home internet


iExit App


Upside App

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Jul 22, 2022
Surprisingly good $40 earbuds
00:53:26

Apple announces a super secure 'lockdown' mode for the iPhone; a review of the OnePlus Nord Buds; Amazon gives Prime members a year of Grubhub+ free; Apps to help you save on gas; E3 will return to the LA Convention Center in 2023; Apps to help you edit better social media videos.

Viewers ask about what to do about a compromised email account, how to keep an elderly parent from falling for online scams, to explain tap to pay, an alternative to AirTags and a good monthly bill tracker/budget software.

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Apple Lockdown mode

OnePlus Nord Buds

Free Grubhub+

Save on gas

E3 returns

Video Editing Apps

ScamSpotter

Zack Honig

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Jul 08, 2022
Useful travel tips and gadgets
00:57:29

Amazon sets a date for the first 2022 Prime Day event; the travel tips and gadgets I used on my recent trip to Rome; T-Mobile wants to sell your data unless you opt out; how not to fall for a tech support scam; Google upgrades its password manager to work natively on iOS.

Viewers ask about the best free antivirus protection, buying a cable modem, ditching wired home Internet for Verizon 5G home internet, if Amazon will contact you about a problem with your account, an alternative to iTunes, what to do if a cell phone number is exposed in a data breach and an alternative to Apple's AirTag for luggage.

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My Rome Instagram highlights!

Prime Day 2022

Travel tips and tricks

T-Mobile opt out

Tech support scams

Google Password manager

Best free antivirus

Verizon 5G Home Internet

iTunes Alternative

AirTag Alternative

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Jul 01, 2022
Thoughts on Apple's WWDC 22 (I went)
01:01:48

A look at the announcements from WWDC 2022, including software updates to iPhone, Apple Watch and iPads. A look at new MacBook hardware.

Listeners ask about how to backup an iMac computer; how to update the firmware on a JVC stereo; what security software is necessary on an HP computer; how and when to use a VPN; feedback on the Verizon loyalty discount and more.

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iOS 16

macOS Ventura

New MacBook Air

iPadOS 16

watchOS 9

My KTLA Segments on WWDC:

Announcement Roundup

What it's like to be there

Developers

VPN Recommendations

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Jun 10, 2022
Amazon opens a clothing store
00:51:06

A visit to the new Amazon Style clothing store; Google merges Duo and Meet; Instagram adds AMBER Alerts; Sonos releases its own voice assistant; Verizon loyalty texts are real; Verizon offers self-service eSIM activation; a look at Sonder, which mixes aspects of Airbnb and hotels; Chipotle accepts Bitcoin.

Listeners ask how to block ads on an Android phone; best cheap phone for watching movies and listening to music; is Aura identity insurance legit; labeling credit cards in case you lose them; what do to about registry issues on a slow PC; if the Fetch application is OK to use to get rewards.

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Jun 03, 2022
DuckDuckGo not as private as you might think
00:58:04

Researcher finds that DuckDuckGo gives Microsoft trackers a pass; the power of privacy.com one time use credit cards; Walmart expands its drone delivery service; Google Street View lets you go back in time; Apple set to enforce a new App Store rule; Microsoft has an easy web page builder called Power Pages.

Listeners ask syncing social media accounts with contacts; how Spectrum Mobile compares to Verizon; how to back up a Mac computer before switching to a new one; best shared calendar; whether deleting a photo off the iPhone also deletes off iCloud.

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Privacy.com

Just Delete Me

Contact Pics

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May 26, 2022
How hackers get your password
00:59:10

Verizon hikes prices; how hackers get your password and how to protect yourself; Google unveils Pixel 6a and Pixel Watch; Amazon updates Fire 7 tablet; Apple lets apps charge more within reason; Wyze debuts Cam Plus Pro security subscription; Amazon Freevee launches on Apple TV; Uber Eats delivers food with autonomous cars.

Listeners ask why Spectrum requires a 5G phone, which password manager to use, how to transfer custom ring tones to an iPhone, how iCloud photos work when deleting pictures, how to create a QR code and whether to use a VPN for online banking.

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May 20, 2022
Google's incredible new cheap airfare tool
00:58:57

Twitter tests an inner circle; Sonos launching voice assistant; tech giants work on password-less future; Facebook says no more Podcasts; Apple Music arrives on Roku; Google has helpful new travel tools; Amazon introduces virtual product placement; How to check the battery level of AirTags.

Listeners ask about using an iPad to "listen" to printed documents, finding sports cards values, recovering photos from a locked iPhone, unlocking an iPhone while wearing a mask, if Verizon 5G home internet works with Vonage and mesh networks and getting rid of duplicate photos on the iPhone.

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May 06, 2022
Snap's Pixie drone is ready for your closeup
00:59:41

Elon Musk buys Twitter; Apple launches self-service iPhone repair; Google lets you remove more personal information from search; Snap introduces a drone called Pixy; Charter and Comcast are working on a new streaming platform; Fidelity will let retirement employee accounts invest in Bitcoin; Amazon Fire TV Cube gets hearing aid support.

Live callers are back with a variety of questions!

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Apr 28, 2022
Don't fall for these common email scams
01:02:59

Revisiting the Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra; Netflix tanks after losing subscribers for the first time ever; Amazon launches a Prime buy button; Best Buy will pick up bulky e-waste for recycling; Chili's puts more robots to work in its restaurants.

Listeners ask if it's better to use WiFi hotspots or a cellular signal; how to tell if an email Is a scam; if an iPhone needs anti-virus software; a recommendation for smart plugs.

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Apr 21, 2022
Mute might not be what you think on video chat apps
00:58:18

Elon Musk offers a Twitter takeover; a new study finds that the mute button might not work as expected on video chat app; Fitbits will soon monitor for heart issues; T-Mobile brings back unlimited photo and video uploads; Netflix introduces the double thumbs up for stuff you really love.

Listeners ask if public WiFi is safe to use, why selecting a long term email address is important, best way to back up pictures across various devices, why apps ask for access to personal information and best smart TV for new cord cutters.

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Apr 14, 2022
Disney gets the tech treatment
01:03:51

Elon Musk joins Twitter's board; Google Maps improvements; a photo backup app gets better; Amazon increases streaming music prices; Spectrum introduces a "free" internet plan for low income households; Apple's WWDC 2022 will be online again; tech tips from my recent Disneyland visit.

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Apr 07, 2022
Instagram sort of brings back the original feed
00:59:22

European regulators crack down on messaging apps that don't play nice with others; Instagram launches two new chronological feeds; T-Mobile's $10 cell phone plan; Roku OS 11 brings personal photo screensavers; Zoom introduces animal avatars; Arizona first to launch digital driver's license in Apple Wallet; Twitter lets you search DM's by keyword and YouTube takes on Tubi with free shows.

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Mar 25, 2022
Netflix nicely cracks down on password sharing
00:56:47

Volvo links up with Starbucks for EV charging locations; Samsung unveils the A53 5G; iOS 15.4 brings new features including Universal Control; Hulu upgrades subscribers to unlimited DVR; T-Mobile and BMW team up for 5G car; Chipolte tests a robot in the kitchen and Netflix tests a way for subscribers to pay more to share their account.

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Mar 18, 2022
Apple goes green
01:08:04

A rundown of Apple's latest products including green iPhones, a new 5G iPhone SE, why Gas Buddy could be a privacy nightmare, Tesla raises prices again, how to steer clear of Zelle fraud, the United States takes a closer look at crypto and Peloton now directly supports the Apple Watch.

Listeners ask about Samsung versus the latest iPhone SE, losing the Facebook live feature on Portal, avoiding debit and credit card theft with card alerts, how to tell if an iMac can get the latest software and how the fall detection feature works on an Apple Watch.

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Mar 11, 2022
Tech comes down hard on Russia
00:53:15

Tech companies' responses to the Russian invasion of Ukraine; Apple sets a date for its next event; Amazon closes physical store locations; Instagram dissolves IGTV; TikTok goes 10 minutes; Waymo can charge for autonomous rides in SF.

Listeners ask how to turn off text message previews on the lock screen, how to lock down apps on a Samsung phone, whether to stick to Android or switch to iPhone, how 5G home internet is, how to save voicemails as an audio file and Pixel 6 Pro vs Samsung S22 Ultra.

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Mar 04, 2022
Google breathes new life into old computers
00:55:21

Sony reinvents earbuds with LinkBuds; Google unveils Chrome OS Flex; Instagram lets you "like" Stories; Uber gives users a detailed breakdown of their passenger rating; New App tests you for reading glasses; Facebook renames the News Feed "Feed."

Listeners ask what the best Android phone is for about $500, how to save money on an Amazon Prime membership, swapping SIM cards to a new device, which antivirus software to use for iPhone, how to clear search history on Instagram and a recommendation for an inexpensive but clear security camera.

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Chrome OS Flex

Instagram Story Likes

Uber detailed ratings

How to see detailed Uber ratings

Eye testing App

Facebook renames Feed

Save on Amazon Prime

Wyze security cameras

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Feb 18, 2022
Hands on with Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra
00:32:00

Hands on with Samsung's latest S22 Ultra; Apple introduces new unwanted AirTags safety measures; Wii Sports is reborn as Switch Sports; a plan for more EV Charging stations; Apple turns iPhones into Tap to Pay terminals, Disney+ subscribers; MoviePass is back, but does it matter?

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Feb 11, 2022
Amazon hikes Prime membership prices
00:54:46

Amazon raises the price of a Prime membership, Wordle acquired, Android adopts iMessage reactions, Tablet and Chromebook sales, Netflix adds an easy way clean up your Continue Watching history, a debit card with rewards points, a startup launches high quality grocery delivery in Los Angeles.

Listeners ask about the best way to redact a photo, how to stop a smartphone from playing music randomly, how to put CDs on an iPhone, how to make calls in a condo with poor cell phone signal, how to save emails from an ISP account and how to adjust settings on a TV for the best picture.

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Wordle joins NYTimes

Android Messages has iMessage reactions

Tablet and Chromebook sales

Netflix Continue Watching clean up feature

PointCard

GoodEggs grocery delivery

iDrive Photo backup

Import Songs using iTunes

WALTR app

Best TV settings

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Feb 04, 2022
AirTag safety explained
01:01:14

Samsung announces a date to unveil the S22 lineup; Windows 11 gets Android apps in beta; iOS Update lets you unlock iPhone with a mask on and no Apple Watch; Oculus Quest changes name to Meta Quest; AT&T introduces faster gigabit speeds; Autonomy launches Tesla subscription plan; FTC says scams are way up; AirTag Safety 101.

Listeners ask whether to install macOS Monterey, best parental management device for internet, recommendations for cell phone carriers, how to block spam texts and malware hijacking browser URLs.

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Windows 11

iOS Face ID with mask

Meta Quest

AT&T faster internet

Autonomy Tesla subscription

FTC scams

AirTag Safety 101

Circle internet management

Budget cell phone carriers

Block spam texts

Malware scanner


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Jan 28, 2022
Plastic hotel keys are definitely going away
01:02:38

Netflix price hike; Carriers activate faster 5G signals; Instagram tests subscriptions; Finding at-home COVID tests; Samsung S21 FE smartphone review; testing Hyatt's new hotel keys in Apple Wallet; a look at Wordle.

Listeners ask about the best ad blockers, experimental settings in Safari, best tracker for a car, if a new Boost Mobile phone is necessary to continue 4G service, deleting photos from Google forever, a wallet to protect credit cards from hackers.

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Netflix price hike

AT&T 5G

Verizon 5G

Instagram subscriptions

At-Home COVID tests

BBB warns of COVID test scams

Free Government COVID tests

Samsung S21 FE review

Wordle

Hyatt hotel keys in Apple Wallet

Ad blocking for mobile

Ad blocking for Chrome

Faraday pockets to block cell and RFID signals

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Jan 21, 2022
From CES 2022 in Las Vegas
00:57:27

Rich talks about going to CES 2022 in person and the safety precautions in place; amazing 5G internet in Las Vegas; BMW's color changing car; Samsung's latest innovations including a Freestyle projector, RF Harvesting remote control and giant monitor; the Ameca humanoid robot; Sony's VISION S electric cars; Chipolo CARD Spot credit card sized tracker; Ring's new Glass Break sensor.


Listeners ask how to change a Yahoo email password, how to save photos from old phones, organizing an entire photo collection, reducing spam SMS and comparing cell phone insurance options.


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CES Highlights on Instagram Stories

CES Safety Protocols

5G speed test Las Vegas

BMW Color changing car

Samsung Freestyle Projector

Samsung Eco Remote

Samsung Giant monitor

Ameca Humanoid robot

Sony's electric cars

Chipolo tracker

Sandisk photo stick

iBi photo organizer

Ring Glass Break Sensor

KTLA CES Segment


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Jan 07, 2022
Last episode of the year, packed with your questions!
01:00:48

For the final episode of 2021, Rich answers questions from his followers on a wide variety of topics from tech to travel.

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Dec 17, 2021
NFT's explained
00:58:18

Instagram might bring back the chronological feed, Life360 selling user location data, Android 911 calling bug, CES 2022 "momentum," NFT's explained, Google's top Chrome extensions of 2021, Apple's top Apps of 2021.

Followers ask if switching to iPhone is easy from a Samsung, which is the best Android phone, how to block emails from a domain, if a "superbox" is worth buying and how to add CarPlay to a car that doesn't have it.

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Life360 data

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CES momentum

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Top Apple Apps

Top Chrome Extensions

Move to iOS App

Adding CarPlay

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Dec 10, 2021
Smart plugs make holiday lights easy
01:00:30

Cyber Monday shopping numbers; Spotify's 2021 Wrapped is a success; online grocery store with imperfect products at big savings.

Followers ask about reporting a fake Gmail account, best inexpensive WiFi system, recommended Bluetooth speaker, magnetic battery pack for the iPhone, if Pixel has Android Auto, accessing cable channel streaming apps and using smart plugs to make non-smart devices smart.

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Spotify Wrapped

Tim Cook interview

Misfits Market

Report fake Gmail account

Vilo WiFi system

Sonos Roam Bluetooth speaker

Sonos Move Bluetooth speaker

Apple magnetic battery pack

Anker magnetic battery pack

myCharge magnetic battery pack

Untangle.tv for streaming info

TP-Link smart plugs

New Gary Vaynerchuk book Rich is reading

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Dec 03, 2021
Best sites to find holiday shopping deals
00:57:42

Apple will help users repair their own iPhones and Mac computers; Staples Center becomes Crypto.com Arena; Best sites to help you find amazing holiday shopping deals; trying out Just Walk Out tech at Amazon Fresh Cerritos; Google Maps adds searchable mall directories; Samsung releases One UI 4 for S 21 lineup.

Listeners ask for a recommendation on best Android phone, if a Bitcoin app is legitimate, whether to buy a WiFi extender, best equipment to start doing a podcast, a cryptocurrency Instagram scam warning, how much RAM to get in a new Chromebook and if it's smart to use the "Log in with" button on to sign up for websites.

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Apple Self Service Repair Program

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Holiday shopping deals

9to5toys

Wirecutter Deals

Slickdeals

Deal News

Amazon Black Friday

Amazon Just Walk Out tech

Google Maps mall directories

Samsung One UI 4

Vilo Mesh Wifi System

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Nov 18, 2021
Best ways to protect your online accounts
00:58:11

Twitter goes Blue for $3 a month; how to use Twitter's new search function for someone's old Tweets; YouTube ditches public dislikes; Robinhood hacked; iCloud password generator comes to Windows; Amazon lets you share clips from Prime videos; best and worst states for EV charging; Peloton has a new connected fitness camera.

Listeners ask how to delete pictures off Facebook Messenger, best way to recycle old electronics, deciphering cloud storage space, whether to factory reset a TV before giving it to a friend and how to translate a foreign language TV show.

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Nov 12, 2021
Microsoft's new feature wins the metaverse
01:01:24

Facebook ditches face recognition; Microsoft introduces chat avatars; top holiday gift categories; hands on with Facebook's Ray-Ban Stories camera sunglasses; Zoom introduces ads for free customers; a new two-factor authentication scam tactic; taste testing McDonald's new McPlant burger.

Listeners ask how to stop Instagram follow requests, whether to wait to buy an Oculus for holiday sales, best smartphone with voice assistance features, how to make an Android phone speak caller ID information and getting around a tricky iOS 15 installation error.

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Nov 04, 2021
Word to the Wyze
01:00:41

Hands on with the new AirPods 3rd generation; Amazon's new Omni series TV's; Instagram lets anyone post external web links; adding a verified vaccine card to Apple Wallet; new Wyze products; Cloudflare unveils family DNS for easy filtering; Lucid delivers its first electric cars; Tesla pushes a software update that turns its cars into streaming security cameras.

Listeners ask how to erase personal information from CLEAR's database, if Apple will make a new iPod Touch; how to manage 60,000 photos on a phone, how to schedule a text message on iPhone, whether to wait until Black Friday to buy a new iMac and if Apple will make a 27-inch M1 iMac computer.

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Oct 28, 2021
Pixel 6 and new MacBook Pro models unveiled
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Google finally reveals exact details on the Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro; Apple unwraps powerful new MacBook Pro models, 3rd generation AirPods and more; Samsung takes the wraps off a Bespoke edition of the Flip3; Bitcoin goes wild thanks to Wall Street.

Listeners ask about the iPad Mini "jelly roll" issue, whether to buy AirPods 3rd gen or Pro, if the iPhone X will stop working in December 2021, how to take smooth walking video on a smartphone, adding tablets to an SUV, a recommendation for a good photo scanning app and if the Muama Portable Wireless Router is legit.

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Oct 21, 2021
What's new with Apple Watch Series 7
00:53:36

Thoughts on the Apple Watch Series 7; upcoming tech events from Apple, Google and Samsung; Tile revamps it's tracker lineup; Best Buy introduces Totaltech membership nationwide; Fire TV Stick 4K Max available; easier one-time password sharing from 1Password; GM begins Bolt battery replacements; easy site to redact photos.

Listeners ask about the best outdoor security cameras, which phone to get after the iPhone 6 Plus, why their computer monitor keep going to sleep, switching from fiber to cable internet, deleting photos from Google Photos without affecting iCloud Photos and the best app to keep track of TV shows and movies you want to watch.

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Oct 14, 2021
Facebook goes on the defense
01:05:53

Facebook suffers a major outage and defends its business practices; Windows 11 launches; testing Amazon's palm scanning payment system; Google announces when it will announce the Pixel 6; GM unveils Ultra Cruise; "Men in Black" VR experience.

Listeners ask about buying an unlocked iPhone, an effective way to update an address book, changing the DNS on Spectrum internet, buying refurbished phones, signing up for a business email provider, whether it's worth upgrading to the Samsung Galaxy Flip from the Note 10.

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Oct 08, 2021
Amazon drops a whole bunch of new products
01:03:25

Details on Amazon's new products including a smart thermostat, a wall mounted Echo Show, a video chat device for kids, a new fitness band, video doorbell and robot. Plus, thoughts on the iPhone 13 models after some use and drop test results for the new phones.

Listeners ask about sticking to the previous version of iOS, scams on Facebook Marketplace, best screen protectors and cases, Tesla tips and tricks, the app that lets you borrow free eBooks on Kindle, how to return a lost iPhone and how to recover deleted photos on a smartphone.

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Oct 01, 2021
Hands on iPhone 13 and new gadgets from Facebook, Wyze & Amazon
00:59:02

Hands on impressions of the iPhone 13 models; iOS 15 features to check out; Amazon releases new Kindles; Wyze releases a new camera; Facebook releases new Portals; T-Mobile will do in-store repairs.

Listeners ask about getting rid of old gadgets, getting better WiFi in an apartment, unlimited photo backup, which printer to get, best insurance for a Tesla and how to get rid of duplicate pictures.

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Sep 23, 2021
Apple debrief: iPhone 13 models, Apple Watch 7, new iPads and more
01:11:09

Thoughts on the new iPhone 13 models; iOS 15 launch details; Apple Watch Series 7 new features; iPad Mini upgrades; Apple Fitness+ enhancements; Amazon Kindle software update; Google cloud storage changes.

Listeners ask about the privacy implications of joining a Zoom call, the best to-do list app, if I've ever heard of the cloud storage provider TeraBox, what do to about Spam texts, feedback on the OnePlus Buds Pro and why location info still shows up for photos even after turning off GPS tags.

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Sep 16, 2021
Will Facebook smart sunglasses have a bright future?
00:58:13

Apple sets a date for its big iPhone 13 reveal; Facebook unveils $299 Ray-Ban smart sunglasses; Amazon makes its own line of Omni TV's; Hulu raises prices; how not to get hacked on Facebook; Roomba's latest vacuum can running over avoid pet waste.

Listeners ask about virus detection for Mac computers; converting old 8mm tapes to digital, a Starbucks phone screen dimming issue, avoid spam email and how an Apple Watch sprang into action when it detected an unusually low heartbeat.

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Sep 10, 2021
Twitter hopes you'll pay to see certain Tweets
00:57:28

Twitter introduces Super Follows; Apple unveils first two states to adopt digital driver's licenses; Windows 11 launch date confirmed; Locast shuts down; China imposes strict online gameplay rules; Instagram will ask you for your birthday.

Listeners ask about the best way to rid rid of unwanted subscription emails, best portable power bank, how to back up wedding pictures and videos on a Mac, the best mesh system for AT&T Fiber internet and the best authenticator apps.

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Apple Digital ID

Windows 11 launch

Locast shuts down

China gaming rules

Instagram birthday question

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Authenticator apps: Authy, Google, Microsoft

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Sep 03, 2021
Samsung Fold 3 and Flip 3 review
01:00:35

My review of Samsung's foldable phones; Apple changes App Store rules; Fitbit Charge 5 features.

Listeners ask about downloading Spotify songs to an Apple Watch, best tablet for a 7-year-old, how to recover deleted messages on an iPhone, a way to change the default time search on Google, best computer backup services, if the Samsung A32 is a good upgrade, connecting an MP3 player to an older stereo system and if the OnePlus 9 Pro is worth buying.

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Aug 27, 2021
T-Mobile does damage control after major data hack
01:03:19

Google launches the Pixel 5a; T-Mobile offers assistance in the wake of a major data breach; Facebook introduces virtual meeting rooms called Horizon Workrooms; CES 2022 requires proof of vaccination; how to store a digital vaccine card on your smartphone; Netflix flips on spatial audio; Mastercard says goodbye to the payment stripe.

Listeners ask about an alternative to Adobe Acrobat Pro 2020, the best ways to track kids on their way to school, smart home devices that work with HomeKit, extended warranties and tips on cleaning up a Mac laptop.

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Google Pixel 5a

T-Mobile data breach help

Horizon Workrooms

CES 2022

Digital vaccine cards

Netflix spatial audio

Mastercard magnetic stripe

Acrobat alternative

Kid trackers

HomeKit accessories

CleanMyMac

MacKeeper

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Aug 20, 2021
Amazingly useful Google search tips and tricks
01:04:04

Hands on with Samsung's new foldable phones, watches and earbuds at their latest virtual event; TCL makes TV's with Google software; new details on Apple's upcoming iPhone upgrades; Google Search tips and tricks; Twitter changes it up; Norton buys Avast; Google adds air quality to Nest Hub screens.

Viewers ask about the best TV to buy, whether to migrate Samsung photos to OneDrive or another cloud service, how to get rid of advertising pop ups on Android, using the Ring Rapid app for faster video doorbell connections, whether to buy an extended warranty and how to move text messages from one Android to another.

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Samsung's new foldables

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Apple iPhone upgrades

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Twitter changes

Norton / Avast deal

Nest Air Quality

Ring Rapid App

Google One

SMS Backup and Restore

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Aug 13, 2021
Google takes on Ring with latest Nest cameras
00:51:38

Google announces new Nest cams that are more useful without a subscription; Apple combats Child Sexual Abuse Material; American Airlines gives passengers free in-flight TikTok; Citizen introduces a new protection subscription; Vudu replaces FandangoNow and a website that ports SiriusXM channels to Spotify playlists.

Listeners ask about recovering iPhone home pages; what do to about calendar spam; the difference between Apple Watch models; recovering lost iMessages and whether cash back apps are trustworthy.

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Calendar Spam

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Aug 06, 2021
Samsung says no new Note smartphone this year
00:59:23

Samsung says it won't make a traditional Note smartphone this year; Zoom calls come to Amazon Fire TV Cube; Instagram develops AI to protect minors; Sony PlayStation is the fastest selling yet; Verizon intros new mobile hotspot plans; Reboot your cell phone to prevent hacking; Power hungry gaming PCs banned in California and Sirius has a new Platinum offering for two cars on one plan.

Listeners ask how to download pictures from Instagram, how to sync a Fitbit with Apple Health, best MP3 player for a car, a way to transcribe old audio tapes, best digital vaccination passport app and connecting smart home devices to the eero.

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Samsung says no Note

Zoom on Fire TV

Instagram changes for minors

PS5 Sales

Verizon mobile hotspot plans

Reboot cell phone hack

Power Hungry PC's

SiriusXM Platinum Plan

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Jul 29, 2021
A new tool to protect your email privacy
00:59:25

Samsung sets a date to unveil its latest foldable phones; Instagram introduces a new way to control sensitive content; DuckDuckGo has a new email protection tool; Apple's MagSafe Battery; Venmo makes some big changes; emergency alerts on streaming services; FTC backs right to repair.

Listeners ask about the Vilo mesh network WiFi system, whether Boltz Pro is any good, an App to buy the clothes and other things you see on TV, a way to see the timestamp on iPhone text messages, the best video download app and an alternative to Lyft and Uber.

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Vilo Mesh Router Android App update

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Jul 23, 2021
Microsoft puts Windows in the Cloud
00:55:39

Microsoft unveils a cloud-based version of Windows; Twitter says goodbye to Fleets; a $60 mesh WiFi system; Ring enables end-to-end encryption for all; Verizon introduces a filter to stop neighborhood scam calls; Alexa introduces a new wake word, ESPN raises streaming prices; Apple introduces a MagSafe battery pack.

Listeners ask about streaming Bluetooth using an AUX port, using a hotspot on the road, when the new iPad might come out, best group messaging app, place to sell back used and damaged electronics, notifications interrupting Bluetooth music and a way to download personal YouTube videos.

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Omega Mart in Las Vegas

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Twitter Fleets

$60 WiFi system

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Ring end to end

Verizon Neighborhood Call Filter

Alexa new voices and wake word

ESPN price hike

Apple MagSafe Battery

Gizmogo to sell used electronics for cash

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Jul 16, 2021
Will you pay $5 a month for private, ad free search?
01:02:18

A startup search engine called Neeva promises no ads and more privacy for $5 a month; new features in Windows 11; Top travel tools; new Venmo fees for business transactions; Hallmark Sign & Send cards; Facebook Live Audio Rooms; Apple Beta Software.

Listeners ask about the privacy indicator on the iPhone; if streaming radio uses cellular data; a free video editor; best tablet for letting kids draw; an app to do price checks at the store; outrageous marketing claims on Facebook.

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Jul 02, 2021
In the future, every app will have a clubhouse
00:55:12

Google opens its first physical retail store; the journaling app I'm obsessed with; Spotify launches a Clubhouse competitor called Greenroom; IKEA and Sonos make a picture frame speaker you hang on your wall; the high-tech showerhead that feels great but saves water.

Viewers ask about the best laptop for a student starting college; getting high speed internet in a remote area; what the deal is with mobile hotspots; if Roblox works on the Amazon Fire HD 10 Kids Pro; a good iPhone memory cleaner app and if an iPad is good for managing photos.

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Jun 18, 2021
Apple reveals new features coming soon to iPhone
01:01:18

Apple outlines new features coming soon to iOS 15 and Apple Watch; Amazon Sidewalk launches; Rich's experience on the VanMoof electric bike; Instagram reveals why it shows you certain posts; iDrive unlimited photo and video backup; Amazon intros DJ Mode for streaming stations; Apple introduces spatial audio on Apple Music.

Listeners chime in on ways to save messages on an iPhone; ask whether an iPad with an ageing battery needs replacing, how to view Instagram Stories on a desktop computer, the way to disable government and Amber alerts on a smartphone, best Apple TV to upgrade to and best travel site to track the fare on a specific flight.

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Jun 11, 2021
Sell your old, even broken, gadgets for cash
01:00:18

A website that gives you top dollar for your used and broken electronics; Amazon Prime Day; What to know about Amazon's Sidewalk network; Microsoft's big Windows reveal event; United adds Supersonic jets.

Listeners ask about saving text messages from an Android phone, cloud storage without paying, getting Microsoft Office for free and avoiding Spam calls.

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Jun 04, 2021
Instagram now lets you hide likes
00:59:58

Apple sets a date for another virtual WWDC; Instagram lets you hike likes; Amazon buys MGM; Google offers tools to help clear out your online storage; how to stop annoying spam calls; OnePlus' wellbeing wallpaper.

Viewers ask about making cellular calls in a dead zone, reliable wireless service, a USB hub for a Mac laptop, a service to automatically download bank statements to the cloud, best flight search tool and the pitfalls of cheap cell phone carriers.

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May 28, 2021
Biggest announcements from Google I/O
01:00:57

Google shows off latest features at its annual developer's event; Apple TV gets a redesigned remote control and more; Spotify comes to the Apple Watch; Twitter launches verification for everyone; Microsoft retires Internet Explorer and Ford unveils the all-electric F-150 Lightning.

Listeners ask about managing social media videos on a smartphone, getting AirPlay on a Samsung TV, best internet solution for a motorhome, best security cameras that record to an SD card and getting photos off an old Kyocera flip phone.

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May 21, 2021
Home security will never be the same
01:01:48

A look at the hackers responsible for the gas pipeline shutdown; the government program that gives households $50 off their monthly bill; Telsa stops accepting Bitcoin; Amazon's new Echo Show devices; Deep Sentinel home security camera that come with AI and a human guard; OnePlus Clipt app; how carrier trade-in promotions really work.

Listeners ask about the best phone mount, an app to download videos from the web, getting Fitbit data to sync with Apple Health, providing tech support on a family member's computer remotely and best all in one computers.

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May 14, 2021
Yes, your car is spying on you
01:05:30

Hands-on with Apple AirTag; how your car is spying on you; Twitter introduces a Tip Jar; two fast and easy ways to scan in your old slides; new Google Assistant features; a PIP feature on Amazon's new smart TV's let you see who's at the door; best smartphones for photography 2021.

Listeners ask about making it easier to hear the dialog on movies and TV shows, using multiple Bluetooth headphones with an outdoor projector, transferring data from one Samsung phone to another, best streaming device to get, whether to delete data off old gadgets being traded in and blocking YouTube from a kids iPad.

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May 07, 2021
Samsung's new laptops play nice with Galaxy phones
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Samsung releases Galaxy Book Pro and Pro 360 laptops; CES 2022 will be happen in Las Vegas; T-Mobile launches a GPS tracker; Apple AirTag; iOS 14.5 notable features; Amazon's new Fire HD 10 tablets; how to stop notifications in Chrome.

Listeners ask clipping website content to keep indefinitely, group communications for cyclists, Samsung A32 5G vs iPhone 12 as first cell phone, tricky password situation on a laptop repair, best phone with Zoom for an Alaska vacation, transferring playlists from Spotify to YouTube Music, a way to mirror Android phone to Zoom.

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Apr 29, 2021
OnePlus smartwatch disappoints
00:56:35

OnePlus Watch review; Apple's Spring Loaded event; Samsung's next Unpacked event; Microsoft Edge Kids Mode; Spotify Car Thing; Kindle gets a helpful new feature that displays the cover of the book you're reading.

Listeners ask about security software, cutting down on a DIRECTV bill, the best app to show off artwork, best photo backup stick, managing email accounts, a site for news subscriptions and best speakers for a TCL TV.

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Apr 16, 2021
In the future, no gadget will go missing
01:00:04

LG calls it quits but promises three years of OS updates; Best Buy tests a membership program; Apple expands Find My to third party gadgets; Google's latest sleep tracking device; Samsung's cheapest 5G phone yet; seeing if your phone number is involved in the Facebook data scrape; Marriott tests self check-in kiosks; a website to easily share a big file with someone else.

Listeners ask about a wireless charging stand for an iPhone and Android; alternatives to the Samsung watch; thoughts on the Wyze Watch; paying for additional cloud storage; a fix for Samsung's messaging app; deleting pictures on desktop and the cloud; best phone to upgrade to after the Note 10.

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Apr 09, 2021
Unlimited cloud storage is now a thing
00:56:22

Hands-on with the OnePlus 9 Pro; OnePlus Watch; tiny Bluetooth speaker; AI dashcam; versatile phone mount; Verizon introduces free unlimited cloud storage; How to spot fleeceware apps; MacBook butterfly keyboard lawsuit; Disney+ price hike; setting recovery contacts for Facebook; tiny Blockbuster stores.

Listeners ask about Arlo vs Ring, if smart bulbs have spyware, getting rid of a smartphone carrier splash screen, if the MacBook Air M1 is worth it, making photos available to various non-techy family members, using a mobile hotspot in an RV.

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Mar 26, 2021
Google wants to monitor your sleep
00:58:50

The new Google Nest Hub has a sleep tracking feature; Chrome adds live captioning for audio and video on the web; Instagram uses AI to make the app safer for teens; Most frequent cybercrime; Sandisk iXpand Luxe; Apple Maps has COVID vaccination data; the "secret" to good service at Apple stores and an electric BMW sedan.

Listeners ask about wireless printer issues, Google Photos changes, battery life on an iPhone SE, recovering a forgotten iPad passcode, picking strong passwords, changes at DIRECTV and printing text messages.

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TaskRabbit

Google Nest Hub

Chrome live captions

Instagram teen safety

Cybercrime info

Sandisk iXpand Luxe

Apple Maps vaccine

Vaccine spotter websites

Good service at Apple Stores

Electric BMW

Forgotten iPad passcode

Strong passwords

DIRECTV changes

Printing text messages

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Mar 19, 2021
Netflix cracks down on password sharing
00:54:29

How to opt-out of T-Mobile targeted advertising; NFT's explained; Sonos Roam; Using Siri to find cheap gas fast; Netflix cracks down on password sharing; Twitter tests support for higher quality images.

Listeners offer feedback on the Apple HomePod Mini and Wyze cams and ask about the PhotoStick Mobile and InfiniKloud, sending videos on an Android phone via SMS, password manager apps, Fall Detection on the Apple Watch, Google warning about exposed passwords and facial recognition for photos.

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Snow in Rich's backyard

Opt-out of T-Mobile targeted advertising

NFT's explained

Sonos Roam

Siri for cheap gas

Netflix password sharing

Twitter 4K photos

Wyze cam outdoor solar attachment

Bitwarden password manager

Google Passwords

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Mar 12, 2021
How to find the best antivirus protection
01:03:17

Google ditches one popular type of user tracking; Best Buy unveils a senior safety app for the Apple Watch; details on the National Day of Unplugging; Paramount Plus is yet another streaming service; thoughts on the Chevy Bolt EUV; the first vehicle with Amazon Fire TV built-in; moving iCloud Photos to Google Photos.

Listeners ask about running DOS games on an iPhone, finding the best antivirus protection software for devices, organizing files across various computers and tablets, rearranging apps on an iPhone screen, the different between various internet speeds and using an iPhone as a digital car key.

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Google tracking

Best Buy Apple Watch app

National Day of Unplugging

Paramount Plus

Chevy Bolt EUV

Wagoneer Fire TV

iCloud Photos to Google Photos

DOS games on iPhone

Best Antivirus

iPhone Digital Car Key

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Mar 05, 2021
Fry's closing means one less enthusiast's electronic store
00:56:58

KTLA+ App launches on Roku, Apple TV and Fire TV; T-Mobile's latest plan is truly unlimited; Netflix has a new feature that automatically downloads movies and shows you'll like; Amazon Music is now on Google and Android TV; Ring's latest doorbell gets unique new views; new Android features.

Listeners ask about having both Fire Stick and Roku, getting a new Kindle Fire HD 10, best app for eliminating Robocalls and adding a backup camera to a 1975 Corvette.

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KTLA+ App

T-Mobile plan

Netflix Downloads for You

Amazon Music

Ring Video Doorbell Pro 2

New Android Features


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Feb 26, 2021
LastPass makes major changes to free plan
01:00:53

Samsung S21 features come to S20 phones; Chromebook sales are up; LastPass makes its free plan less useful; Antivirus apps for iPhone and Android; Apple TV app comes to Chromecast with Google TV; Google Maps lets you pay for parking meters.

Listeners ask about a computer deal that seems too good to be true, how to spot scam voicemails and emails, best website for finding cheap flights, how to save contacts and more from one phone to another and the best device to buy a kid who wants to create music.

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Samsung S21 features to S20

Chromebook sales

LastPass changes

Do you need antivirus on iPhone?

Apple TV app on Chromecast

Google Maps pay for parking

Spotting scam emails

Google Flights

Google One to save data

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Feb 19, 2021
Amazon Echo Frames feel like the future
00:58:11

Alexa can now answer your front door; Roku expands its free live TV offering with new channels; Visible now supports eSim; Amazon Echo Frames review; hands-free driving on the Cadillac Escalade; Disney+ has a lot of subscribers; Instagram demotes TikTok content; Google Photos gets a new video editor and the Apple watch is really popular among iPhone users.

Listeners ask about a reliable faxing service, privacy issues around Alexa glasses, paying for hacking protection and free over the air radio apps for the iPhone.

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IPO investment website

Alexa answers the front door

Roku new channels

Visible

Amazon Echo Frames

Cadillac Escalade

Disney+

Instagram TikTok

Google Photos video editor

Apple Watch stats

Faxing service

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Feb 12, 2021
Faking Zoom connection issues
00:51:41

Apple makes it easier to unlock iPhone while wearing a mask; Jeff Bezos steps down as Amazon CEO; Apple Car inches closer to reality; an app to freeze up your webcam; security issues with inexpensive video doorbells and cameras.

Listeners ask about paying for iPhone virus protection, the best way to print out photos, controlling kids' screen time and online access, if the S21 is worth buying, and the easiest way to de-dupe photos on the iPhone.

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Apple Watch unlocks iPhone

Bezos letter

Apple Car

FreezingCam.com

Video doorbell security issues

Control kids screen time

Photo de-dupe App

RichOnTech.tv

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Feb 05, 2021
Alexa barks like a dog to keep intruders out
00:51:48

Apple reaches 1 billion active iPhones; smartphone sales around the world; Robinhood users upset over blocked trading; cheapest Ring video doorbell yet; Alexa's new guard features; a way to hide your real email address; Sling TV raises prices; new Apple features for HomePod Mini and Apple Watch.

Listeners ask about the best wireless earbuds under $100, a good way to store 36,000 photos amassed on an iPhone, cheaper alternatives to carrier smartphone insurance, low cost or free VPN services and turning off "Hey, Google" on a smartphone.

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Synology NAS drive

Apple 1 billion phones

Smartphone sales

Robinhood controversy

Ring Video Doorbell Wired

Alexa Guard

Firefox Relay to hide email

Sling TV hikes prices

HomePod Mini new features

Apple Watch Time to Walk

Letsfit $30 wireless earbuds

OnePlus $50 wireless earbuds

ibi photo storage device

Squaretrade phone insurance

Google One VPN

Opera browser VPN

NordVPN

Turning off Hey Google

Leave a voicemail for the show!

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Jan 29, 2021
One messaging app to rule them all
01:05:22

Samsung Galaxy S21 review; a new app called Beeper hopes to unify messages from across various apps; Fossil makes an LTE smartwatch for Verizon customers; a report on what tweens and teens are exposed to social media apps; Edge gets a password generator feature; Netflix getting a shuffle button.

Listeners ask about Amazon discontinuing its lending library feature, whether cable channels will go away, if Starry internet is legit, if an iPhone upgrade deal is too good to be true and if the Amber X personal cloud storage device is worth it.

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Samsung Galaxy S21 review

Beeper app

Fossil smartwatch

Bark tween/teen report

Edge password feature

Netflix shuffle button

Starry Internet

Synology NAS

ibi cloud device

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Jan 22, 2021
"Pandemic pricing" on the Samsung Galaxy S21 lineup
01:00:48

First impressions of the Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra; big takeaways and cool gadgets from CES 2021; Google smart speakers get a guest mode; Google promises Fitbit data will remain separate; Netflix testing spatial audio support.

Listeners ask about making the podcast longer, best password apps, shredding personal documents, RFID blocking wallets, where to export Facebook photos and videos, adding GPS data to photos and more.

Links

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S21 hands-on: Facebook Live; Instagram

CES 2021: Preview; Cool gadgets; COVID-inspired gadgets

Google Guest Mode

Fitbit

Netflix spatial audio

Password apps: LastPass, 1Password, Dashlane

RFID blocking: Silent Pocket

Facebook Data Transfer Tool

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Jan 15, 2021
Adobe Flash rides off into the sunset
00:58:19

All listener questions! Listeners ask about mistakenly buying an older model laptop, alternatives to WhatsApp, how to transcribe a Zoom meeting, using an iPad as a second monitor, using a keyboard with a smartphone, whether to delete Adobe Flash from their computer, recording picture in picture videos on a smartphone, safest online payment method between credit, debit and PayPal.

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Jan 09, 2021
CES 2021 virtual show announcement
00:48:46

Rich talks about hosting CES 2021's virtual show; a review of Apple Fitnes+; Samsung promises better video and photo quality, more foldable phones in 2021; HBO Max comes to Roku; Apple TV+ comes to Chromecast with Google TV; Malicious Chrome extensions; Apple Privacy labels; Google Pay $21 signup bonus.

Listeners ask about a program to update their address book, a replacement for Google Play Music Manager, how much RAM to get on a new MacBook laptop, whether to buy an unlocked phone; canceling cable for YouTube TV and getting holiday backgrounds on Zoom on iPhone.

Links

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CES 2021

Apple Fitness+

Samsung 2021 preview

HBO Max on Roku

Apple TV+ on Chromecast

Malicious Chrome extensions

Google Pay sign up bonus

Sunshine Contacts app

Plex music manager

Holiday Zoom backgrounds

Rich's Favorite Things

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Dec 18, 2020
Streaming services hike prices
00:54:58

Apple unveils $549 AirPods Max headphones; California gets on board with Apple and Google's COVID tracing system; Disney+ raising its price; Apple Music comes to Google smart speakers and displays; Google Photos plays nicer with Apple Photos; Google Assistant routines come to the home screen.

Listeners ask about stronger two-factor authentication with YubiKey, a smartwatch to pair with a Samsung phone, a better podcast app than the one built into iPhone, an Android version of SanDisk iXpand drive, recovering a photo from a formatted SD card, opting out of Amazon's sidewalk network and why speed tests vary so much.

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AirPods Max

Turn on CA COVID notifications

iPhone / Android

Disney+ price hike

Apple Music on Google speakers

Google Photos and Apple Photos

Google Assistant routine shortcuts

YubiKey

Pocket Casts App

SanDisk iXpand for Android

Photo recovery software

Amazon Sidewalk opt out

Rich's Favorite Things


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Dec 11, 2020
Should you take a walk on Amazon Sidewalk?
00:59:04

Amazon Sidewalk will turn on by default on Echo and Ring devices; Wyze $20 smartwatch; Warner Bros. streams same day as theater releases; Verizon offers unlimited cloud storage; Fire TV Cube gets video calling support; Google Play music goes away for reals.

Listeners ask about the Microsoft Edge web browser, how to get rid of the U2 album in Apple Music, stopping spam text messages, best tablet for a senior that's not Apple and Sonos versus HomePods.

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eero Pro 6

https://amzn.to/3qEDQoG

Explorest app

https://www.explorest.com/

Ring Mailbox sensor

https://amzn.to/3lQMA7D

Amazon Sidewalk

https://ktla.com/morning-news/technology/got-an-echo-or-ring-soon-amazon-will-use-them-to-share-your-internet-with-a-new-sidewalk-network-unless-you-opt-out/

Opt out instructions

https://youtu.be/Xl2cvCBiHUQ

Wyze smartwatch

https://wyze.com/wyze-watch.html

Warner Bros movie plan

https://www.warnerbros.com/news/press-releases/warner-bros-pictures-group-announces-innovative-hybrid-distribution-model

Verizon cloud storage

https://www.droid-life.com/2020/12/03/verizon-cloud-adds-unlimited-option-for-your-phone-and-computer/

Fire TV Cube

https://amazonfiretv.blog/two-way-video-calling-with-fire-tv-cube-649648f92562

Google Play Music

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=RDCLAK5uy_lFJ89YweCFLE5XiRWX9CZ6UHulZ5uTAWw

Microsoft Edge

https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/edge

Stopping spam

https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201229

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.google.android.apps.messaging&hl=en_US&gl=US

Rich's Favorite Things

https://bit.ly/RichsFavThings

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Dec 04, 2020
Best ways to find holiday shopping deals
00:54:49

A special holiday shopping edition of the show packed with your questions! Rich explores the best sites to find holiday shopping deals.

Listeners ask about The Photo Stick, if it's complicated to test out new technology, exercise bike recommendations, whether a high end Roomba is worth it, Shazam in iOS Control Center, if there's a catch to the GetUpside app, which video game console to get, a photo scanner that gets the front and back of prints, switching to Visible, iPhone settlement refunds, if Total AV is worth the price tag, photo printer recommendations and whether to buy Apple products now or wait for better prices.

Links

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Deal sites

https://ktla.com/morning-news/technology/black-friday-deals-2020-best-websites-richontech/

Sandisk iXpand photo stick

Exercise bike

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rd4NgZzXP5E

Shazam

https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT210331

GetUpside app

https://app.getupside.com/

Photo Scanner

https://epson.com/fastfoto-photo-document-scanner

Visible

https://www.visible.com/

Photo printers

https://ktla.com/morning-news/technology/hp-sprocket-prints-smartphone-photos-in-seconds/

https://shop.usa.canon.com/shop/en/catalog/selphy-cp1300-black-wireless-compact-photo-printer


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Nov 27, 2020
Google Photos loses its best feature
00:54:51

Google Photos makes a big change when it comes to free storage; Survey says Amazon is nearly always the cheapest; Chrome gets faster; HBO Max hits Fire TV; Twitter introduces Fleets; Google Pay gets more Venmo-ey; Fitbits get Google Assistant and Bluetooth calls; Amazon opens a Pharmacy and Peanuts will be on TV, afterall.

Listeners ask about an Android app for Caller ID, bypassing cell phone activation fees, random content on Instagram, swapping out an Intel MacBook Air for a new M1 MacBook Air, uncoupling an iPad and iPhone, complaints about the Samsung Galaxy S20 FE and whether to buy a Nest video doorbell.

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Google Photos changes

https://blog.google/products/photos/storage-changes/

Amazon pricing survey

https://www.digitalcommerce360.com/2020/11/20/amazon-is-the-most-competitive-online-retailer-when-it-comes-to-price/

Chrome gets faster

https://blog.google/products/chrome/faster-chrome/

HBO Max on Fire TV

https://amazonfiretv.blog/hbo-max-is-coming-to-fire-tv-7f897c118652

Twitter Fleets

https://blog.twitter.com/en_us/topics/product/2020/introducing-fleets-new-way-to-join-the-conversation.html

Google Pay revamp

https://blog.google/products/google-pay/reimagined-pay-save-manage-expenses-and-more/

Fitbit new features

https://investor.fitbit.com/press/press-releases/press-release-details/2020/Fitbit-OS-5.1-Update-Delivers-Enhanced-Health-Capabilities-and-Convenience-Features-for-Sense-and-Versa-3-Smartwatches/default.aspx

Amazon Pharmacy

https://pharmacy.amazon.com/

Peanuts on TV

https://www.pbs.org/about/about-pbs/blogs/news/apple-pbs-team-up-for-broadcasts-of-a-charlie-brown-thanksgiving-a-charlie-brown-christmas/

Android Caller ID App

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.google.android.dialer&hl=en_US&gl=US

Handoff feature

https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT209455

Rich's Favorite Things

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Nov 20, 2020
HomePod Mini is a winner
00:58:16

Hands on with HomePod Mini, iPhone 12 Mini and Max; Apple's M1 chip; macOS Big Sur arrives; AirPlay 2 comes to Roku devices; Instagram's redesign; hands on with PS5 and the new Xbox.

Listeners ask about the best mesh networking systems, what internet speed to get, whether to repair or replace and aging laptop, deleting a Facebook account and where to get pet insurance.


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HomePod Mini

https://youtu.be/MH7x3e90IrA

iPhone 12 Mini and Max

https://ktla.com/morning-news/technology/apple-m1-chip-new-laptops-iphone-12-mini-max-size-comparision/

Apple M1 Chip

https://ktla.com/morning-news/technology/apple-m1-chip-new-laptops-iphone-12-mini-max-size-comparision/

MacOS Big Sur

https://www.apple.com/macos/big-sur/

AirPlay 2 on Roku

https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20201111005198/en/Apple-AirPlay-2-and-HomeKit-Support-Now-Available-on-Select-4K-Roku-Streaming-Players

Instagram Redesign

https://about.instagram.com/blog/announcements/introducing-reels-and-shop-tabs

PS5

https://blog.playstation.com/2020/11/09/ps5-the-ultimate-faq/

Xbox All Access

https://www.xbox.com/en-US/xbox-all-access

Deleting Facebook Account

https://www.facebook.com/help/delete_account?rdrhc

Pet Insurance

https://www.lemonade.com/pet

Rich's Favorite Things

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Nov 13, 2020
Why Chromecast with Google TV is so brilliant
00:51:00

Hands on with T-Mobile TVision; my experiment to ditch Sonos for Google speakers; thoughts what makes Chromecast with Google TV so compelling; Spotify streaming arrives on Apple Watch; Apple's website for free replacements and repairs; hands on with the OnePlus Buds Z and playing with Mario Kart Live: Home Circuit.


Listeners ask about syncing messages to an Apple Watch, getting a cracked iPhone repaired without insurance, the way to find the best iPad deals, whether to ditch Samsung for an iPhone and whether to get the a new Pixel phone.


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T-Mobile TVision

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J-C2hbSgglE&t=2s

Chromecast with Google TV

https://youtu.be/Oo1ipLt57Ak

Spotify on Apple Watch

https://9to5mac.com/2020/11/03/spotify-apple-watch-streaming/

Apple Service Programs

https://support.apple.com/service-programs

OnePlus Buds Z

https://www.oneplus.com/oneplus-buds-z

Mario Kart Live: Home Circuit

https://mklive.nintendo.com/

Rich's Favorite Things

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Nov 06, 2020
Math is key when it comes to bundle plans
00:52:55

Hands on impressions of the iPhone 12, Pixel 5 and the Samsung S20 FE; Wyze Cam v3; Apple One subscription bundle plans launch; saving money by using the iHeartRadio Apple Watch app; iPhone 12 drop tests; Adobe Holiday Shopping predictions; an app to turn your iPhone into a webcam and the Hummer EV.

Listeners ask about Quibi shutting down, how to find learning tutorials online, the best ways to print pictures from a phone, websites that already have your credit card number, whether to get a new laptop or invest in Eero and if I'm still doing the newsletter.

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iPhone 12 review

Pixel 5 review

Samsung S20 FE

Wyze Cam v3

Apple One Subscription

iHeartRadio Apple Watch app

iPhone 12 drop tests

Adobe Holiday shopping predictions

EpocCam

Hummer EV

Quibi shuts down

Learning websites

https://www.linkedin.com/learning/me

https://www.udemy.com/

https://www.skillshare.com/

https://www.coursera.org/

Print pictures from phone

https://www.groovebook.com/

https://www.mixbook.com/

https://chatbooks.com/

Rich on Tech Newsletter

https://richontech.substack.com/

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Oct 30, 2020
Apple VP explains new iPhone 12 features in-depth
00:14:07

5G, MagSafe and Ceramic Shield are just some of the new features on the iPhone 12. Find out how 5G will impact the battery life, the benefit Ceramic Shield will have on drops and if MagSafe will demagnetize credit cards and hotel keys. Also, the charging situation with the new USB-C cable is explained and how the buying process is a bit different this year due to the pandemic.

Interview with Kaiann Drance, VP, iPhone Product Marketing at Apple.


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Oct 22, 2020
iPhone 12 is finally revealed alongside HomePod Mini
00:48:20

Apple takes the wraps off iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Mini, iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 Pro Max; HomePod Mini is now competing with Alexa and Google; iPhone carrier deals; Photomath homework app solves math problems by taking a picture of them; search for a song by humming into Google.

Listeners ask about paying to get a suspended Twitter account reinstated, where to get credit reports for free, best smart speaker for an elderly parent, whether to turn off a computer when not in use and if the Ring alarm system is worth it.

Links

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iPhone 12

https://www.apple.com/iphone/

HomePod Mini

https://www.apple.com/homepod-mini/

iPhone deals

Walmart

https://www.walmart.com/cp/1229722

AT&T

https://about.att.com/story/2020/att_offers.html

T-Mobile

https://www.t-mobile.com/offers/apple-iphone-deals

Verizon

https://www.verizon.com/

Photomath app

https://youtu.be/pyjZ58tTWUI

Google hum song search

https://variety.com/2020/digital/news/google-hum-whistle-sing-song-search-1234806737/

Free credit reports

https://ktla.com/morning-news/technology/3-free-ways-to-get-improve-your-credit-score/

https://www.annualcreditreport.com/

Keiro Symposium

https://www.keiro.org/what-we-do/events/keiro-symposium

Listen to me on the Apple Bitz XL podcast

https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/iphone-12-apple-event-preview-what-to-expect-apple/id1365972671

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Oct 16, 2020
Apple launch event is a Prime Day to see new iPhones
00:56:28

Apple sets a date for it's big iPhone 12 reveal; a preview of Amazon Prime Day and how to nab the best deals; T-Mobile expands its ISP offering; Instagram celebrates 10 years; Roku Channel comes to Amazon Fire TV; Waymo opens up driverless rides to everyone.

Listeners ask about a bloated iPhone battery, best way to protect an iPhone from viruses and malware, converting DVDs to thumb drive, using Google to sign into websites instead of a unique username and password and listening to TV audio using Bluetooth headphones.


Links:

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Apple iPhone 12 event

https://www.apple.com/apple-events/

Amazon Prime Day 2020

https://amzn.to/3lpCVoo

T-Mobile ISP

https://www.t-mobile.com/isp

Roku Channel on Fire TV

https://blog.roku.com/amazon-fire-tv

Waymo

https://blog.waymo.com/2020/10/waymo-is-opening-its-fully-driverless.html

DVD to thumb drive

https://handbrake.fr/

TV audio through Bluetooth

https://amzn.to/34FivRH

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Oct 09, 2020
How to prep your iPhone to sell it for an upgrade
00:09:28

Using your current iPhone to help you fund your next one? Here are the steps to take to get your phone ready for maximum cash back when you sell!

See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Oct 07, 2020
Chromecast with Google TV hopes to organize streaming confusion
00:55:18

What to know about Chromecast with Google TV; Pixel 5 smartphone specs; Nest Audio speaker; Facebook builds Messenger into Instagram; Google puts an end to waiting on hold; iHeartRadio app for Apple Watch; Super Mario Bros. 35 game.

Listeners ask about a smartwatch for a kid, getting WiFi without a cable connection, how to get an e-business card, whether to buy a wireless CarPlay adapter and if the Samsung Galaxy S20 FE is a good phone.

Links

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Chromecast with Google TV

https://blog.google/products/chromecast/best-chromecast-google-tv/

Pixel 5 smartphone

https://blog.google/products/pixel/new-5g-pixels-more-helpful-features

Nest Audio speaker

https://blog.google/products/google-nest/new-nest-audio

Facebook Messenger in Instagram

https://about.fb.com/news/2020/09/new-messaging-features-for-instagram/

Hold for me

https://blog.google/products/pixel/hold-for-me/

iHeartRadio on Apple Watch

https://www.iheart.com/content/2020-09-28-iheartradio-app-launches-for-apple-watch/

Super Mario Bros. 35

https://www.nintendo.com/games/detail/super-mario-bros-35-switch/

Smartwatch for kids

https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT211768

WiFi without cable

https://www.circuitcity.com/zte-max-connect-unlocked-mobile-wifi-hotspot-4g-lte-gsm-router-mf928-up-to-150mbps-download-speed-connect-up-to-10-devices-create-a-wlan-anywhere-bundle.html

E-Business cards

https://popl.co/

Samsung Galaxy S20 FE

https://amzn.to/2SiuC1p

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Oct 02, 2020
Nest Audio smart speaker uses data to make audio sound its best
00:11:35

The Google Nest Audio smart speaker replaces the original 2016 Google Home. Nest Audio has louder sound, better bass and you can pair two of them for a stereo effect. Learn how Google uses proprietary software and data to make these speakers sound their best no matter where or how you listen to them.


Interview with Mark Spates, Google Nest Product Manager

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Oct 01, 2020
Roku gets AirPlay in OS Update, free streaming app and refreshed devices
00:10:53

Roku players are getting AirPlay 2 thanks to a software update. The company also unveiled a new stand alone streaming app filled with free items to watch and new players.

Interview with Mark Ely, Vice President, Retail Product Strategy at Roku.

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Sep 28, 2020
Ring created a security drone to fly around your house
00:42:56

Amazon updates Fire TV and Echo devices; Samsung has a new "Fan Edition" S20 smartphone at a great price; Ring Always Home Cam flies around your house and a way to backup photos on iPhone without using the cloud.

Listeners ask about a smartwatch for kids, COVID information on Google Maps, setting time limits on iPad games, blocking YouTube from kids during school time and whether to get a new iPad Pro.

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Links:

Amazon Fire TV devices

https://amzn.to/3j49Myh

Echo devices

https://amzn.to/2S1r97i

Samsung Fan Edition S20

https://www.samsung.com/us/mobile/galaxy-s20-5g/s20-fe-5g/

Ring Always Home Cam

https://blog.ring.com/2020/09/24/introducing-ring-always-home-cam-an-innovative-new-approach-to-always-being-home/

SanDisk iXpand Flash Drive Go

https://amzn.to/2S1nZAu

Smartwatch for kids

https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT211768

COVID info on Google Maps

https://blog.google/products/maps/navigate-safely-new-covid-data-google-maps/

iPad game time limits

https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT208982

Blocking YouTube

https://ktla.com/morning-news/technology/set-screentime-limits-filters-kids-circle-nextdns-opendns-familyshield/


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Caller voices:

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Sep 25, 2020
iOS 14, new Apple Watch models explained and Arlo Wireless Video Doorbell
00:50:01

iOS 14 features; Apple Watch 6; Apple Watch SE; letting a child use an Apple Watch without requiring an iPhone; Apple One bundle; PlayStation 5 pricing details; TikTok Ban update; Arlo Wireless Video Doorbell; Verizon acquires TracFone.

Listeners ask about a way to stay connected between different rooms of the house, best sites to sell used goods, podcast equipment recommendations, keeping an old router versus upgrading, blue light filters and more.

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iOS 14

https://ktla.com/morning-news/technology/the-cool-new-features-on-apples-ios-14-including-widgets-and-the-new-home-screen/

Apple Watch 6

https://www.apple.com/apple-watch-series-6/

Apple Watch SE

https://www.apple.com/apple-watch-se/

Apple Watch Family Setup

https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT211768

PlayStation 5

https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/playstation-5-launches-this-november-at-399-for-ps5-digital-edition-and-499-for-ps5-with-ultra-hd-blu-ray-disc-drive-301132705.html

TikTok Ban

https://www.commerce.gov/news/press-releases/2020/09/commerce-department-prohibits-wechat-and-tiktok-transactions-protect

Arlo Doorbell

https://www.arlo.com/en-us/products/arlo-video-doorbell-wire-free/default.aspx#videoDoorbellHero

Verizon/Tracfone

https://www.verizon.com/about/news/verizon-to-acquire-tracfone

Sites to sell used stuff

https://ktla.com/news/local-news/apps-to-know-buy-stuff-local-facebook-marketplace-offerup/

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Sep 18, 2020
Amazon Fresh grocery store now open in Woodland Hills
00:10:15

Amazon has a brand new grocery store concept and the first location is opening in Woodland Hills, CA. The Amazon Fresh store features a mix of local and national brands along with organics and freshly prepared items. There's an emphasis on low prices and high-tech checkout.

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Store location:

Amazon Fresh grocery store opens Thursday, September 17. Hours are from 7 AM to 10 PM daily. The store is located at 6245 Topanga Canyon Blvd, Woodland Hills, CA 91367

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Sep 17, 2020
Watch this space, it's time for another Apple Event
00:47:30

Apple sets a date to reveal new products at a virtual event, pricing and availability for the new Xbox models, two factor authentication on Zoom, location tracking in Citizen SafePass app, Apple TV app on VIZIO TV's and Peloton's new bike.

Listeners ask about the best apps to monitor kids on social media, Samsung Galaxy Watch 3, replacing cable with a Roku and screen protectors for a Samsung phone.


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Apple Event

https://www.apple.com/apple-events/

Xbox models

https://news.xbox.com/en-us/2020/09/09/xbox-series-x-and-xbox-series-s-launching-november-10/

Zoom two factor

https://blog.zoom.us/secure-your-zoom-account-with-two-factor-authentication/

Citizen SafePass

https://twitter.com/richontech/status/1304446931939147777

Apple TV on VIZIO

https://www.vizio.com/en/appleoffer

Peloton Bike+

https://blog.onepeloton.com/new-peloton-bike-tread/

Social media monitoring for kids

http://bark.us/

Roku cable

http://untangle.tv/home

Screen protectors

Tech Armor

https://amzn.to/3hn5JM2

Invisible Shield

https://www.zagg.com/en_us/invisibleshield


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Sep 11, 2020
Galaxy Z Fold2, unique wireless charger and a handy chrome extension
00:47:21

Hands on impressions of the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold2; Facebook's tool to directly transfer photos to Dropbox; Nomad Base Station Pro wireless charger; Consent-O-Matic chrome extension; HearHere audio road trip app; using Google's Saved feature.

Listeners ask about the WD My Cloud Duo, a way to play music in veterinary exam rooms, 2.4 GHz vs 5 GHz Wifi signals, replacing the battery on an aging Samsung phone, whether to keep or ditch a MacBook Pro and why Verizon is discontinuing Ring Back tones.

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Samsung Galaxy Z Fold2

https://ktla.com/morning-news/technology/hands-on-samsung-galaxy-z-fold-2-smartphone-richontech/

Facebook data portability tool

http://facebook.com/dtp

Nomad Base Station Pro

https://ktla.com/morning-news/technology/nomad-base-station-pro-review-apple-watch-richontech/

Consent-O-Matic

https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/consent-o-matic/mdjildafknihdffpkfmmpnpoiajfjnjd?ref=yourstack

HearHere app

https://ktla.com/morning-news/technology/hearhere-audio-app-west-coast-road-trip-guided-tours/

Google Saved Feature

https://blog.google/products/maps/remember-better-with-updated-saved-tab/


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Sep 04, 2020
Best ways to free up storage on an iPhone
00:49:43

All listener questions! Listeners ask about the best routers, inexpensive Bluetooth earbuds, best headphones with a mic for kids, Google's Recorder App, how to take screenshots on a smartphone, best new phone for a teenager, if social media still looks bad on the Note20, fixing a laptop keyboard, one time use credit cards, a laptop for under $1,000, best cell phones for senior citizens, a good alternative to Microsoft Word 2011 and how to free up storage on an iPhone.

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Best Routers

https://ktla.com/morning-news/technology/improve-wifi-signal-at-home/

Inexpensive Bluetooth earbuds

https://ktla.com/morning-news/technology/letsfit-smartwatch-earbuds-review/

Best kids headphones

https://purosound.com/products/bt2200-volume-limited-kids-bluetooth-headphones

Google Recorder App

https://ktla.com/morning-news/technology/transcribe-audio-to-text-free-google-docs-microsoft-word-smartphone-zoom/

Fixing laptop keyboard

https://www.ubreakifix.com/

One time use credit cards

https://ktla.com/morning-news/technology/heres-how-a-virtual-credit-card-number-can-protect-your-real-card-when-you-shop-online/

Cell phones for seniors

https://www.thelightphone.com/

https://www.t-mobile.com/cell-phone/alcatel-go-flip-3

https://www.greatcall.com/phones/jitterbug-flip-cell-phone-for-seniors

Free up storage on iPhone

https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT206504

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Aug 28, 2020
Samsung Galaxy Note20 Ultra is everything all at once
00:50:33

Smart home displays will soon support Zoom; review of the Samsung Galaxy Note20 Ultra; S20 series gets new features; Verizon bundles Disney, Hulu and ESPN; Apple bundles CBS and Showtime; a new CompUSA deals website; Instagram now lets you scroll forever and ever; Apple starts two new streaming radio stations; Netflix tests a shuffle button.

Listeners ask about which Ring doorbell to get, if a basic MacBook Air is worth it, changing the default email program on an iPhone, getting a data signal in the middle of nowhere and what the best to-do app is.

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Zoom on smart home displays

http://www.globenewswire.com/news-release/2020/08/19/2080745/0/en/Zoom-Expands-Zoom-For-Home-to-Popular-Smart-Displays.html

Note20 Ultra review

https://ktla.com/morning-news/technology/samsung-galaxy-note20-ultra-review-richontech/

S20 updates

https://www.samsungmobilepress.com/featurestories/the-galaxy-s20-gets-even-more-powerful-with-new-update

Verizon Disney bundle

https://www.verizon.com/about/news/verizon-unlocks-more-value-customers-disney-hulu-and-espn-included

Apple bundle

https://www.apple.com/newsroom/2020/08/apple-tv-plus-subscribers-get-cbs-all-access-and-showtime-bundle-at-a-great-value/

CompUSA deals website

https://www.compusa.com/

Instagram endless scrolling

https://help.instagram.com/381638392275939

Apple new radio stations

https://www.apple.com/newsroom/2020/08/apple-announces-apple-music-radio/

Netflix shuffle button

https://techcrunch.com/2020/08/18/netflix-test-puts-a-shuffle-play-button-right-on-your-home-screen/

Default email app on iPhone

https://9to5mac.com/2020/07/21/ios-14-heres-an-early-look-at-how-youll-be-able-to-change-default-apps/

Best To Do app

https://todo.microsoft.com/tasks/

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Aug 21, 2020
Androids are now a mini earthquake detection machine
00:55:06

Initial hands on impressions of Samsung's latest products including the Galaxy Note20 Ultra, Tab S7, Watch3, Buds Live; Fortnite fight with Apple and Google; Microsoft Surface Duo; Instagram Reels; Android Earthquake features; how to keep your phone safe from tracking; Google's new way to find where sports games are streaming live or on TV.

Listeners ask about using the least possible data on their phone, the best software to protect from hackers, getting better Wifi at home, Peloton bike alternatives and search engines that protect your privacy.


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Samsung's new products

https://www.samsung.com/global/galaxy/events/unpacked/

Fortnite fight

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/08/13/technology/apple-fortnite-ban.html

Surface Duo

https://blogs.windows.com/devices/2020/08/12/available-for-preorder-today-surface-duo-is-purpose-built-for-mobile-productivity/

Instagram Reels

https://about.instagram.com/blog/announcements/introducing-instagram-reels-announcement/

Android Earthquake features

https://ktla.com/morning-news/technology/tech-smart-android-earthquake-detection-microsoft-duo-and-cadillacs-all-electric-suv/

Keeping phone safe from tracking

https://www.wired.com/story/nsa-tips-smartphone-data-canon-ransomware-twitter-bug-security-news/

Google sports features

https://blog.google/products/search/finding-live-tv-shows-and-sports-just-got-easier-search/

Better Wifi at home

https://ktla.com/morning-news/technology/improve-wifi-signal-at-home/

Peloton bike alternative

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rd4NgZzXP5E

Private search engines

https://www.startpage.com/

https://brave.com/

https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/focus

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Aug 14, 2020
Backing up your phone is the best decision you can make
01:01:06

CES 2021 will now be a digital event; Google's new way to help backup iPhones and Androids; Apple delays the iPhone 12 by a few weeks; Google is ready to release the Pixel 4a; renting out someone else's backyard pool, Rich's thoughts on Roblox; cool new book recommendation website.


Listeners ask about retrieving texts stored in iCloud, best inexpensive microphone for a podcast, getting back Google Play Services, best lenses for a Samsung phone; good portable battery chargers and iPad versus Surface.

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CES 2021

https://www.ces.tech/News/Press-Releases/CES-Press-Release.aspx?NodeID=321a27ba-86f2-4c8d-92d2-fb0f4580ed18

Google One backup

https://blog.google/products/google-one/free-features

Pixel 4a

https://store.google.com/intl/en/lorem-ipsum/

Pool rentals

https://ktla.com/morning-news/technology/pool-rental-app-swimply-review-shark-tank/

Roblox

https://corp.roblox.com/2020/07/roblox-developers-expected-earn-250-million-2020-platform-now-150-million-monthly-active-users/

Book website

https://www.readthistwice.com/

iCloud texts

https://drfone.wondershare.com/

Podcast mics

https://www.bluemic.com/en-us/

Samsung lenses

https://www.shopmoment.com/moment-cases-lenses-for-samsung-galaxy-s10-s10plus-s10e

https://www.olloclip.com/collections/samsung-s10

Portable battery chargers

https://amzn.to/2EGZoO1

Wyze Cam outdoor

https://wyze.com/wyze-cam-outdoor.html

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Jul 31, 2020
T-Mobile fights robocalls with free new features
00:50:37

T-Mobile introduces ScamShield in an effort to stop robocalls; Uproad turns your smartphone into a toll transponder; Twitter's big hack; Lemonade Pet insurance; a new app to turn your iPhone into a webcam.

Listeners ask about protecting their email account after a gift card balance is stolen; the easiest way to join a Zoom call; best budget Samsung phone to buy and if the Blaux portable air conditioner is worth it.

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T-Mobile ScamShield

https://www.t-mobile.com/customers/scam-shield

Uproad App

https://ktla.com/morning-news/technology/pay-california-toll-roads-with-app-no-transponder-uproad/

Twitter Hack

https://krebsonsecurity.com/2020/07/whos-behind-wednesdays-epic-twitter-hack/

Lemonade Pet Insurance

https://www.lemonade.com/pet

Camo App to turn iPhone into webcam

https://reincubate.com/camo/

Protecting email account

https://support.google.com/accounts/answer/3466521?hl=en

Zoom call tools

Amazon Fire HD 8 tablet

https://amzn.to/30moubV

AmazonBasics Tablet Stand

https://amzn.to/3jcZvQY

Best iPhone webcam mounts

https://reincubate.com/support/how-to/iphone-webcam-mount-guide/

Budget Samsung phone

https://www.samsung.com/us/mobile/galaxy-a51/

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Jul 17, 2020
Samsung sets a date to show off its latest smartphones
00:49:54

Samsung Galaxy Unpacked 2020 goes virtual; Microsoft Teams puts people in the same room virtually; iOS 14 Public Beta is now available; $90 Amazon Fire HD 8 tablet review; Meal planning apps; AT&T adds teacher, nurse and doctor discounts; Instagram Stories tool for iPhone.

Listeners ask about a camera to keep an eye on the kids in the backyard, sites for finding work from home jobs, best Roku player, a device to uncover hidden cameras in rentals and a way to transcribe classes and Zoom calls.

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Samsung Unpacked 2020

https://news.samsung.com/us/galaxy-unpacked-2020-08-livestream-video/

Microsoft Teams Together Mode

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MGsNmYKgeTA

iOS 14 Public Beta

https://beta.apple.com/sp/betaprogram/

Amazon Fire HD 8 tablet review

https://ktla.com/morning-news/technology/review-amazon-fire-hd-8-plus-tablet-2020-richontech/

Meal planning apps

https://ktla.com/morning-news/technology/meal-planning-apps-emeals-mealthy-mealtime-review-2020/

AT&T discounts

https://www.att.com/offers/discount-program/appreciation/

Instagram Stories tool

https://tostories.app/

Opener iPhone app

https://apps.apple.com/us/app/opener-open-links-in-apps/id989565871

Uncover hidden cameras

https://www.spyguy.com/products/scout-hidden-camera-detector

Transcribe classes/Zoom

https://otter.ai/

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.google.android.apps.recorder&hl=en_US

https://www.descript.com/

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Jul 10, 2020
Coronavirus tracking feature on smartphones
00:48:36

New Mac Malware making the rounds, Random phrases that trigger digital assistants, Coronavirus tracking on smartphones, Google augmented reality dinosaurs, YouTube TV raises prices again, $28 wireless earbuds, a fun and easy poker app and a travel vlogger shares road trip planning tips.

Listeners ask when the iOS 14 public beta will be available, if the Ring Peephole cam is a good Idea their apartment, cell phone holders for the car and deleting individual episodes of a podcast on an iPhone.

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Mac Malware

https://blog.malwarebytes.com/mac/2020/06/new-mac-ransomware-spreading-through-piracy/

Virtual assistant triggers

https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2020/07/uncovered-1000-phrases-that-incorrectly-trigger-alexa-siri-and-google-assistant/

Coronavirus smartphone tracking

https://ktla.com/morning-news/technology/covid-tracking-iphone-android-update/

Google AR dinosaurs

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RytxF5dw5Gw

YouTube TV

https://youtube.googleblog.com/2020/06/youtube-tv-update.html

$28 Wireless earbuds

https://ktla.com/morning-news/technology/letsfit-smartwatch-earbuds-review/

Easy Poker App

https://easy.poker/

Road Trip Tips

https://ktla.com/morning-news/technology/a-travel-vlogger-shares-his-secrets-to-planning-the-perfect-road-trip-including-yelp-and-instagram-search-tricks/

iOS 14 Public Beta

https://beta.apple.com/sp/betaprogram/

Ring Peephole cam

https://shop.ring.com/products/door-peephole-security-camera

Cell phone holders

https://www.proclipusa.com/

https://www.weathertech.com/products/cupfone-deskfone/

https://www.kenu.com/collections/vent-mounts

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Jul 03, 2020
iPhone Home Screen gets a makeover in iOS 14
00:50:13

A look at the new software features coming soon to the iPhone, iPad and Apple Watch; Wyze's new affordable outdoor security camera; Facebook warns if users share an article over 90 days old; group video calling comes to Google Nest Hub Max; iOS 14 catches spying apps; Google now automatically deletes location and search data after 18 months; Microsoft permanently closes down its retail locations.

Listeners ask about buying more iCloud storage on the iPhone, why COVID tracking was automatically installed on phones, what do to with an old iPhone after an upgrade and how to find movies to purchase or rent on a smart TV.

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iOS 14

https://www.apple.com/ios/ios-14-preview/

watchOS 7

https://www.apple.com/watchos/watchos-preview

iOS 14 catches spying apps

https://appleinsider.com/articles/20/06/25/new-ios-14-feature-prompts-tiktok-to-end-clipboard-snooping

Wyze Cam Outdoor

https://wyze.com/wyze-cam-outdoor.html

Facebook old article warning

https://about.fb.com/news/2020/06/more-context-for-news-articles-and-other-content/

Group video calling on Nest Hub Max

https://www.blog.google/products/assistant/hey-google-make-group-call-now-available-nest-hub-max

Review setting for Google auto delete data

https://ktla.com/morning-news/technology/google-auto-delete-history-location-how-to-2020/

Microsoft shuts down stores

https://news.microsoft.com/2020/06/26/microsoft-store-announces-new-approach-to-retail/

Reelgood App

https://reelgood.com/

Google "What to Watch" feature

https://blog.google/products/search/google-search-what-to-watch

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Jun 26, 2020
Think twice before you install a Chrome extension
00:47:23

Researchers uncover spying Chrome extensions; a preview of Apple WWDC 2020; Sony unveils more about the upcoming PlayStation 5; Twitter adds voice Tweets; Nintendo's free Jump Rope Challenge game; getting a better deal on high speed internet; Helio app predicts amazing sunsets.

Listeners ask about the best TV, if the WiFi Xtra Boost will spy on them, if TotalTV is worth installing on an iPhone, recording a FaceTime call and a good dual dash cam.

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Links

Spying Chrome extensions

https://www.businessinsider.com/exclusive-massive-spying-on-users-of-googles-chrome-shows-new-security-weakness-2020-6

WWDC 2020 preview

https://9to5mac.com/2020/06/18/wwdc-2020-announcements-roundup/

PlayStation 5

https://www.playstation.com/en-us/corporate/press-releases/2020/sony-interactive-entertainment-reveals-stunning-design-for-playstation-5-announces-more-than-two-dozen-new-games-for-the-next-generation-console/

Voice Tweets

https://blog.twitter.com/en_us/topics/product/2020/your-tweet-your-voice.html

Jump Rope game

https://www.nintendo.com/games/detail/jump-rope-challenge-switch/

Comparing high speed internet prices

https://www.highspeedinternet.com/

https://www.allconnect.com/

Helio App

https://apps.apple.com/us/app/helio-sunset-forecast/id1512790275

Vava dual dash cam

https://amzn.to/3ejTgId

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Jun 19, 2020
What to look for in a UV phone sanitizer
00:48:00

CES 2021 will happen in person in Las Vegas; Facebook introduces Manage Activity as a way to bulk delete previous posts; Google lets you hide Meet from Gmail; Podhero app has a unique way to help support your favorite podcasts; what to look for in a good UV phone sanitizer.

Listeners ask about converting VHS tapes to digital, police scanner apps, using a webcam with a smart TV and more.


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CES 2021

https://www.ces.tech/planning-for-ces-2021.aspx

Facebook Manage Activity

https://about.fb.com/news/2020/06/introducing-manage-activity/

Hide Meet in Gmail

https://www.techspot.com/news/85506-google-now-allow-gmail-users-hide-meet-sidebar.html

Podhero App

https://medium.com/podhero/meet-podhero-the-easiest-way-to-support-podcast-creators-5f17f536e7d8

UV Sanitizers

https://www.casetify.com/protects/uv-sanitizer

https://amzn.to/2Mx6cOH

VHS to Digital

https://ktla.com/morning-news/technology/diy-transfer-your-old-home-videos-to-digital/

Police Scanner App

https://apps.apple.com/us/app/5-0-radio-police-scanner/id356336433

Citizen app

https://citizen.com/

See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Jun 05, 2020
TCL's $250 smartphone is a budget-friendly breath of fresh air
00:49:52

Facebook introduces Shops; Apple reopens stores with major changes; a look at the $250 TCL smartphone; Google/Apple's coronavirus system explained; Hulu revamp makes it easier to use; Google Podcasts gets CarPlay support; easy way to play poker online with friends; Orby TV tries a new twist on satellite TV.

Listeners ask about cell phone plans for seniors, if the Jive Mini Pods are any good, recording video auditions, a watch that handles blood pressure readings and finding more stuff to watch on Netflix.

Links:

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Facebook Shops

https://about.fb.com/news/2020/05/introducing-facebook-shops/

Apple reopening

https://www.apple.com/store-opening-letter/

$250 TCL smartphone

https://ktla.com/morning-news/technology/tcl-10-series-10l-250-smartphone-review/

Google/Apple coronavirus system

https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20200520/10571644539/case-contact-tracing-apps-built-apple-googles-exposure-notification-system.shtml

Hulu revamp

https://press.hulu.com/news/2020/05/20/hulu-unveils-updated-user-interface/

Google Podcasts CarPlay

https://9to5google.com/2020/05/20/google-podcasts-carplay/

Poker site

https://lipoker.io/

https://pokerinplace.app/

Orby TV

https://orbytv.com/

Cell plans for seniors

https://www.whistleout.com/CellPhones

Jive Mini Pods

https://amzn.to/2WSxy7O

Blood pressure watch

https://news.samsung.com/global/samsung-announces-blood-pressure-monitoring-application-for-galaxy-watch-devices

Finding stuff to watch

https://reelgood.com/

https://vuniverse.com/

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May 22, 2020
A $25 activity tracker does the trick
00:48:39

Amazon announces new Fire tablets; Nest Aware subscription launches; OnePlus 8 Pro x-ray vision powers; Adobe takes a look at spending trends during COVID-19; a look at Wyze's new activity tracker and connected scale; do those copper and brass "no touch" tools really work?

Listeners ask how to tell if a shopping website is legit, if WiFi Blast is any good, a recommendation for a fall detection wristband for a senior citizen and the pilates app Meghan uses.

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Amazon Fire Tablets

Fire HD 8

https://amzn.to/3cD6miO

Fire HD 8 Plus

https://amzn.to/2WEmOdr

Fire Kids

https://amzn.to/2zDjMgi

Nest Aware

https://www.blog.google/products/google-nest/5-things-know-about-new-nest-aware/

OnePlus 8 Pro X-Ray

https://ktla.com/morning-news/technology/turns-out-the-oneplus-8-pro-smartphone-has-low-key-x-ray-vision/

Adobe spending trends

https://theblog.adobe.com/april-digital-economy-index-how-covid-19-continues-to-shift-e-commerce-trends/

Wyze Band and Scale

https://ktla.com/morning-news/technology/wyze-band-activity-tracker-smart-scale-review/

"No touch" tools

https://ktla.com/morning-news/technology/do-you-really-need-a-copper-touch-tool-for-your-keychain-it-depends/

Fall Detection devices

https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT208944

https://www.greatcall.com/devices/lively-wearable-urgent-response-device

Pilates app

https://melissawoodhealth.com/

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May 15, 2020
Microsoft Surface Earbuds are worth a look
00:46:48

Microsoft has new products including a $399 Surface Go 2 and Earbuds that look strange but actually feel good; Apple produces a 13 inch MacBook with a better keyboard; Sonos Arc is their new soundbar; an app to see all of your Apple Watch activity stats; a workout app that tracks your moves in 3D and offers real-time feedback.


Listeners ask about Simplisafe versus Ring, deleting personal information off of data broker websites, how password managers work, a good QR code reader app for Android, and a better process for recording and uploading YouTube videos for students.


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Mentioned:

Microsoft Surface Go 2

Surface Earbuds

https://blogs.windows.com/devices/2020/05/06/introducing-surface-go-2-surface-book-3-surface-headphones-2-and-surface-earbuds/

Simplisafe

https://simplisafe.com/

Ring

https://shop.ring.com/pages/security-system

MacBook Pro 13 inch

https://www.apple.com/newsroom/2020/05/apple-updates-13-inch-macbook-pro-with-magic-keyboard-double-the-storage-and-faster-performance/

Remove personal Information from data brokers

https://joindeleteme.com/help/diy-free-opt-out-guide/

https://what-is-privacy.com/

New Sonos products

https://www.sonos.com/en-us/newsroom/introducing-sonos-arc

Google Cloud Print

https://support.google.com/cloudprint/answer/1686197?visit_id=637245503779630046-1406202709&rd=1

QR code reader

https://www.kaspersky.co.in/qr-scanner

Apple Watch Activity Stats app

https://indie.sh/blog/introducing-activity-stats

Uploading YouTube videos

https://www.adobe.com/products/premiere-rush.html

Onyx 3D fitness app

https://www.onyx.fit/

Quibi show

https://quibi.com/shows/the-stranger-510/

Allbirds running sneakers

https://www.allbirds.com/products/mens-tree-dashers

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May 08, 2020
Google, Facebook take on Zoom
00:43:37

Google and Facebook take on Zoom with new video chat features, Google Pixel Buds launch, Moxie robot for kids, a new package tracking app, Peloton hits 23,000 live in one class, Adobe Spark free trial, Backdrops app makes it to iOS.

Listeners ask about Apple Watch notifications, budget friendly tablets, best editing apps, iPhone SE vs iPhone 11, how to forward calls on Android and more.

Apple Watch notifications

https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT204791

Google Pixel Buds launch

https://store.google.com/us/product/pixel_buds

Budget friendly tablet

https://amzn.to/3fdFlnR

Moxie robot for kids

https://embodied.com/blogs/news/moxie-pioneer-mentor-program

Best editing apps

https://www.magisto.com/

Package tracking app

https://shop.app/

Bowflex C6

https://www.bowflex.com/bikes/c6/100894.html

Adobe Spark free 60 days

https://blog.adobespark.com/2020/03/31/here-to-help-resources-for-navigating-challenging-times/

Backdrops wallpaper app

https://apps.apple.com/us/app/backdrops-wallpapers/id1500143735

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.backdrops.wallpapers

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May 01, 2020
Special edition live call in show!
00:51:47

Rich answers listener questions in a live radio-style call in format.

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Apr 24, 2020
Game over: Apple introduces $399 iPhone SE
00:46:10

Apple's new $399 iPhone, a look at the OnePlus 8 Pro smartphone, TikTok introduces parental controls, Verizon gives teachers and nurses a monthly discount, Apple and Google partner on a system to slow coronavirus, Google creates a special section of the Play store for teacher-approved kids apps.

Listeners ask if Zoom is private, the best travel bluetooth speaker and more.

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Apr 17, 2020
Just your tech questions, answered!
00:42:54

A special edition of the show where only listener questions are answered.

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Apr 10, 2020
Zoom goes boom!
00:39:12

Zoom says it can do better when it comes to its new consumer user base; FBI tips for making sure your Zoom calls aren't hacked; Facebook launches desktop apps for Messenger video chat; Wyze lets you turn your security camera in to a makeshift webcam; Samsung brings S20 camera features to the S10 and Note 10; Snap brings fun camera lenses to video chat.

An interview with Steve Potash, CEO and founder of Overdrive, makers of the Libby app, which lets you read and listen to free books from the library on your devices and Kindle.

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Libby app

https://www.overdrive.com/apps/libby/

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Apr 02, 2020
Instagram launches a feature that lets you browse with friends
00:45:13

Verizon gives customers 15 gigabytes of extra data; T-Mobile gives customers two free months of YouTube Premium; SLING TV gives everyone free access to its popular bundle; Amazon deliveries are really delayed; YouTube streams in lower quality to save the internet; Google Podcasts comes to iOS.

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Mar 26, 2020
Stuck at home show: New Apple iPad Pro, cheaper MacBook Air
00:40:02

Rich & Meghan broadcast the show from their homes. Apple unveils a new iPad Pro with trackpad support; Apple unveils a less expensive MacBook Air with improved features; Movies make their way to home video faster than ever; creating custom Zoom backgrounds; the advantages of mesh WiFi networks; Sling TV has free programming; coronavirus freebies.

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Mar 20, 2020
Websites to help you track down hard to find coronavirus essentials
00:43:56

Find out if items are in stock with websites including Markk, NowInStock.net, Google Shopping and BrickSeek; YouTube combats coronavirus misinformation; E3 and Overwatch video game events cancelled due to the outbreak.

Listeners ask about the best fitness trackers, Apple Watch Series 3 versus 5, linking a phone number for savings at Whole Foods and a $40 wireless plan.

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Markk emergency supply finder

https://www.getmarkk.com/emergencysupplyfinder#9.03/34.0468/-118.0347

NowInStock.net

Google Shopping

BrickSeek Inventory Checker

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Mar 12, 2020
Twitter Tests Its Own Version of Instagram Stories
00:48:00

The impact of Coronavirus on the tech industry; Twitter tests its own version of Stories; AT&T TV explained; Apple $25 battery settlement; Alexa does severe weather alerts; Google Assistant can read web articles to you; Robocop style facial recognition for police departments.

Listeners ask about MacBook vs Chromebook; setting up a new computer from scratch versus a backup; backing up photos from a computer and smartphone; a mirror fitness device and avoiding spammy job solicitations.

Special guest Producer Bobby fills in for Producer Meghan

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Mar 05, 2020
Camera focus issues on the Samsung S20 Ultra
00:47:06

Samsung's top of the line smartphone is having trouble keeping pictures and videos in focus; Firefox makes browsing more private; Netflix reveals top 10 lists for the first time ever; the Gif pronunciation debate is settled over peanut butter; Why bad guys in movies don't use iPhones and food delivery apps are the most expensive way to eat.

Listeners ask about meeting Rich in person, best antivirus software, dash cam recommendations, Roku versus Fire TV stick and background location privacy on iPhone apps.

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Links

Samsung is aware of focus issue on S20

https://www.theverge.com/2020/2/26/21155255/samsung-galaxy-s20-camera-issues-update-promised

Firefox private browsing

https://blog.mozilla.org/blog/2020/02/25/firefox-continues-push-to-bring-dns-over-https-by-default-for-us-users/

Netflix top 10 lists

https://media.netflix.com/en/company-blog/see-whats-popular-on-netflix

Gif pronunciation debate

https://amzn.to/2VzEKpr

iPhone x bad guys

https://youtu.be/69GjaVWeGQM?t=169

Expensive food delivery apps

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/26/technology/personaltech/ubereats-doordash-postmates-grubhub-review.html

Rich's new favorite phone case

https://amzn.to/3a9GCco

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Feb 27, 2020
A Cell Phone Plan for Zero Dollars Per Month
00:44:42

Hands on with the Samsung S20 Ultra camera versus the iPhone; Apple considers letting users set default apps; Disney+ app makes its way to VIZIO TV's; Galaxy Z Flip is sold out; the cheapest cell phone plans available including an interview with Derek Ting of TextNow; assistive technologies for vision loss.

Listeners ask about recovering deleted files from a laptop, securing online accounts, iPad or Mac for a high school student, deleting photos from Google Photos and annoying animated GIFs.

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S20 Ultra Camera comparison

https://richontech.tv/2020/02/android/samsung-s20-ultra-camera-versus-iphone-11-pro-max-night-photos/

Apple default apps

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-02-20/apple-weighs-loosening-restrictions-on-rival-iphone-music-apps

Disney+ VIZIO

https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/vizio-announces-disney-availability-directly-on-smartcast-expanding-entertainment-options-accessible-through-the-platform-301008568.html

Cheap Cell Phone plans

https://ktla.com/2020/02/21/textnow-cheapest-cell-phone-calling-plans/

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Feb 21, 2020
Hands on Impressions with Samsung's Galaxy S20 Phones
00:47:02

A look at Samsung's latest smartphones including the S20 lineup and Z Flip foldable; Google gets groovy for Valentine's Day; Mac malware outpaces PCs for the first time; Siri can answer election questions.

Listeners ask questions about setting iPhone app defaults, upgrading to a Roku Ultra, equipment to start a podcast and whether 5G is just hype.

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Feb 13, 2020
Ring Has New Security Settings You Should Check
00:41:21

Ring introduces a Control Center for easier management of privacy settings; Apple Watch tips and tricks; Google Maps turns 15; Google Photos lets strangers download other users' videos by accident.

Listeners ask about switching to a new wireless home internet provider, Apple Watch bands, the difference between Libby and Overdrive and creating ringtones for the iPhone.

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Ring Control Center

https://richontech.tv/2020/02/quick-tips/ring-privacy-dashboard-issues-concerns-adjust-settings/

Apple Watch Trade In

https://ww.9to5mac.com/2020/02/03/apple-bumps-apple-watch-trade-in-values/#

Apple Watch Tips

https://www.instagram.com/p/B8MQHTkljOO/

Google Maps 15

https://www.blog.google/products/maps/maps-15th-birthday

Google Photos Mistake

https://mashable.com/article/google-photos-videos-glitch/

Starry Internet

https://starry.com/internet

Wander Internet

https://www.wander.net/

Libby App

https://www.overdrive.com/apps/libby/

Ringtones for iPhone

https://softorino.com/iringg

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Feb 06, 2020
You Can Now Tell Facebook to Stop Tracking You
00:45:01

Google Nest thermostats can now detect HVAC issues; TextNow offers free calls and texts for a one time $10 fee; new iPhone app lets you record two cameras at once; Facebook debuts a tool to limit third party tracking; a Peloton style experience for less than half the price.

Listeners ask about redeeming Apple gift cards, spying on text messages, upgrading to Catalina, backing up photos and whether to upgrade a Windows 7 PC to Windows 10.

Mentioned:

Facebook Privacy Tool

https://richontech.tv/2020/01/quick-tips/stop-facebook-tracking-off-facebook-activity-tool/

Google Nest

https://support.google.com/googlenest/answer/9703429

TextNow

https://www.usatoday.com/story/tech/2020/01/30/textnow-offers-free-calls-and-texts-after-9-99-set-up-fee/4614325002/

DoubleTake

https://apps.apple.com/us/app/doubletake-by-filmic-pro/id1478041592?ls=1

Bowflex C6

https://www.bowflex.com/bikes/c6/100894.html

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Jan 30, 2020
Reelgood Makes the Most of Your Streaming Subscriptions
00:47:59

How not to get your phone hacked like Jeff Bezos; Apple's less than secure iCloud encryption; the Smart Contact lenses of the future; a new earthquake app; Seattle allows voting by cellphone.

Listeners ask about changing the default search engine on their web browser, pop up ads on their phone, using Apple's family sharing features and two factor authentication for logging into a laptop.


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Mentioned:

Mojo Vision

https://www.instagram.com/p/B7pBU1_l3OP/

QuakeAlertUSA Earthquake app

https://earlywarninglabs.com/mobile-app/

Reelgood App

https://reelgood.com/

Seattle Mobile Voting

https://www.npr.org/2020/01/22/798126153/exclusive-seattle-area-voters-to-vote-by-smartphone-in-1st-for-u-s-elections

Switch search engines

https://ktla.com/2020/01/22/private-search-engines-browsing/

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Jan 23, 2020
A New Search Engine Self Destructs Your Browsing History
00:42:57

Google now lets you use an iPhone as a physical security key; HP might make printer ink cheaper; Google assistant gets some helpful new features; Verizon launches a privacy focused search site with some nifty tricks; Fitbit activates blood oxygen monitoring sensors in existing devices.

Listeners ask about the end of Windows 7, AirPods Pro issues, a way to export text messages to PDF, upgrading to a new TV and whether an app called Drivemode is recommended.

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Google iPhone Security Key

https://9to5google.com/2020/01/14/iphone-google-security-key/

Fitbit Oxygen Sensors

https://9to5mac.com/2020/01/15/fitbit-blood-oxygen-monitoring-before-apple-watch/

Verizon OneSearch

https://www.verizonmedia.com/press/2020/01/14/verizon-media-launches-privacy-focused-search-engine-onesearch

New Google Assistant Features

https://www.blog.google/products/assistant/ces-2020-google-assistant/

HP Cheaper Ink

https://www.techspot.com/news/83561-hp-might-start-making-ink-cartridges-more-affordable.html

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Jan 16, 2020
CES 2020 Recap: Robots, Gadgets and Cool Finds
00:51:36

Recorded on the show floor at CES 2020 Las Vegas in Renovo's fully autonomous Chrysler Pacifica.

Rich & Meghan discuss Colgate's new toothbrush that tells you when you've actually cleaned your teeth; A ride in Qualcomm's self driving car; a Pizza making robot; LG's Veggie Growing Refrigerator; Fingerprint Door Lock; Arlo Pro 3 Wireless Floodlight Security Camera. Special Guest Renovo CEO Chris Heiser talks about the future of data collection in cars. Plus listener questions answered!

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Jan 10, 2020
Budget Security Cam Maker Wyze Has a Data Breach
00:47:52

Wyze explains what was and was not exposed in a large data breach; California's new online privacy law explained; Filing taxes for free should get easier; Amazon holiday shopping numbers; top journaling apps for 2020.

Listeners ask about Facebook's privacy notice, recycling old gadgets, dragging and dropping MP3 files onto an iPhone and recovering deleted text messages.


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Links:

Wyze Data Breach

https://forums.wyzecam.com/t/updated-12-30-19-data-leak-12-26-2019/79046

California Consumer Privacy Act

https://www.latimes.com/business/technology/story/2020-01-01/ccpa-california-internet-rights-what-you-need-know

IRS Free File Reforms

https://www.propublica.org/article/irs-reforms-free-file-program-drops-agreement-not-to-compete-with-turbotax

Amazon Holiday Tidbits

https://press.aboutamazon.com/news-releases/news-release-details/amazon-customers-shop-record-levels-again-holiday-season-cyber


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Jan 02, 2020
Why You Should Stop Swiping a Card at the Gas Pump
00:46:43

Visa warns about gas station card fraud; a new way to stream local OTA channels; best gadgets of the past 10 years; Instagram fights online bullying.

Listeners ask about the differences between a Chromebook and laptop; Android or iPhone and how to block annoying ads on an Android phone.

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Dec 19, 2019
Android Phones Might Be Worse in 2020
00:45:57

Google protects your password better in Chrome; A processor change might actually make Android phones worse next year; iOS 13.3 adds even more helpful parental controls; You can now sell your house directly to Zillow; a fire safety device; Hue dimmer switch and an app that turns your iPhone into an old school iPod.

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Chrome Password Security:

https://www.blog.google/products/chrome/better-password-protections/

Snapdragon 865:

https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2019/12/qualcomms-new-snapdragon-865-is-a-step-backwards-for-smartphone-design/

Pixel Features:

https://www.blog.google/products/pixel/more-helpful-pixel-features/

Sell to Zillow:

https://www.zillow.com/offers/

Apple Parental Controls:

https://9to5mac.com/2019/12/10/ios-13-3-whats-new-features-changes/

LifeDoor Fire Gadget:

https://ktla.com/2019/12/11/lifedoor-fire-safety-gadget-home-close-bedroom-door/

Aurora Smart Bulb Dimmer:

https://www.instagram.com/p/B5wTYE9lKN5/

Rewound App

https://apps.apple.com/app/rewound-music-player/id1481219461

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Dec 12, 2019
Google Photos Gets a Helpful New Texting Feature
00:45:57

An upcoming iPhone might ditch wired connectors completely; Google Photos gets a feature to help you send picture messages to friends and family; breaking down the FBI's smart TV warning; Mattress hackers; best apps of 2019.


Listeners ask about the best duplicate file finder programs, the best flip phone for seniors, Apple's credit card reporting to credit agencies, wireless charging pads versus power banks and the best Apple Watch for the gym.


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Links:

iPhone Rumor

https://www.macrumors.com/2019/12/05/kuo-iphone-without-lightning-connector-2021/

Google Photos feature

https://www.blog.google/products/photos/now-its-easier-to-share-everyday-moments-in-google-photos/

FBI Smart TV Warning

https://www.fbi.gov/contact-us/field-offices/portland/news/press-releases/tech-tuesdaysmart-tvs

Mattress Hackers

https://www.wsj.com/articles/unintended-perk-of-the-online-mattress-boom-never-ending-free-trials-11575474415

Apple Best Apps 2019

https://www.apple.com/newsroom/2019/12/apple-celebrates-the-best-apps-and-games-of-2019/

Duplicate file finder

https://www.softwarehow.com/best-duplicate-file-finder/

Flip phone for seniors

https://www.t-mobile.com/cell-phone/alcatel-go-flip-3

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Dec 05, 2019
The Sneakiest Holiday Shopping Tool Ever
00:41:15

How thieves are using Bluetooth scanning apps to target valuables in your car; my favorite Holiday Shopping tools; Fake Amazon reviews; Ford's new electric Mustang SUV; a website with details on original streaming programming.

Listeners ask about watching Disney+ on their older smart TV, a free streaming movie service through the library and the best methods for scanning documents to go paperless.

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Bluetooth thieves

https://www.wired.com/story/lasers-hack-amazon-echo-google-home/

ShopSavvy Barcode Scanner

https://shopsavvy.com/

Google Shopping price tracking

https://blog.google/products/shopping/find-best-prices-and-places-buy-google-shopping/

Facebook Ad Library

https://www.facebook.com/ads/library/

DealNews.com

Slickdeals.net

Fake Amazon Reviews

https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/nicolenguyen/her-amazon-purchases-are-real-the-reviews-are-fake

Streaming Originals Website

https://www.onlyonstreaming.com/

Ford Electric Mustang SUV

https://www.ford.com/suvs/mach-e/2021/

Free streaming service from the library

https://www.kanopy.com/

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Nov 21, 2019
Motorola Brings Back the Razr with a Foldable Screen
00:46:23

The Razr flip phone comes back as an Android smartphone; Google enables an iMessage-style solution to all Android phones; A look at the Disney+ streaming service; Apple's new 16-inch MacBook Pro; Google Maps gets a handy feature for international travel; the Libby app for downloading free library books to your Kindle.

Listeners ask about getting free cloud storage, the best digital picture frame, how to edit their address book on a computer, whether AirPods Pro are still worth it and a phone to replace a Samsung device.

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Razr is back

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Google's answer to iMessage

https://www.blog.google/products/rcs/upgrading-messaging-android-us-rcs/

Disney+

https://dtcimedia.disney.com/news/dtci-disney-plus-launch

Apple 16 inch MacBook Pro

http://earny.link/apple/AP7jFA

Google Maps Translate Feature

https://www.blog.google/products/maps/speak-easy-while-traveling/

Digital picture frame

https://store.google.com/us/product/google_nest_hub

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Nov 14, 2019
A New T-Mobile Plan for $15 a Month
00:45:51

Hackers use lasers to silently command smart home devices; T-Mobile announces 5G will light up nationwide on December 6, along with a new $15 monthly plan; A device to help you uncover hidden cameras in Airbnbs; the glut of streaming services; DXOMARK reviews the iPhone 11 Pro camera.

Listeners ask about backing up iPhone photos using a flash drive, an app that helps you find lower car insurance rates, an inexpensive outdoor wireless security camera and which Android tablet is best.

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Show links:

Streaming services

https://variety.com/2019/digital/news/consumers-streamers-survey-1203393992/


T-Mobile announcements

https://www.t-mobile.com/news/supercharged-uncarrier-moves


Scout Hidden Camera Finder

https://www.spyguy.com/products/scout-hidden-camera-finder


Hackers using lasers to foil smart speakers

https://www.wired.com/story/lasers-hack-amazon-echo-google-home/


DXOmark iPhone 11 Pro Camera Review

https://www.dxomark.com/apple-iphone-11-pro-max-camera-review/


iPhone Photos to Flash Drive

https://photos.google.com/apps

https://www.amazon.com/Amazon-Photos/b?ie=UTF8&node=13234696011

https://www.sandisk.com/ixpand

https://ktla.com/2019/05/13/ibi-photo-manager-review/


App for lower car insurance

https://www.gabi.com/


Outdoor wireless security camera

https://www.amazon.com/All-new-Blink-Outdoor-Security-included/dp/B07MN67BCR


Android tablet

https://www.amazon.com/Fire-HD-10/dp/B07KD6YDKC

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Nov 07, 2019
Apple AirPods Pro Make an Excellent iPhone Companion
00:41:13

"Ears on" with Apple's new AirPods Pro noise cancelling headphones; Google Assistant gets SiriusXM stations; Sony shuts down PlayStation Vue streaming service; Spotify tests a kids app; Amazon Fresh is now included in Prime; Details on HBO Max; the Hottest Toys this holiday season.

Listeners ask about the best earbuds for a Pixel smartphone, if it's necessary to upgrade the iPhone 5 software, whether it's worth signing up for Nextdoor, finding a new home internet provider and the best early warning earthquake apps.


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Oct 31, 2019
Outback Steakhouse Serves up a Side of Surveillance
00:43:41

An official Apple TV app comes to Amazon Fire TV; thoughts on Google Pixel 4 after a week of use; Verizon gifts unlimited customers Disney+; Ring and Nest get into the Halloween spirit; an Outback Steakhouse tests a high tech surveillance tool; Netflix won't work on older Roku devices after December 1 and cell phone lock pouches.

Listeners about about free tools to check their credit score, how to make a memorial video on a smartphone, how to project Netflix to a TV from a phone and whether automatic software updates are a good idea.


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Oct 24, 2019
Google Pixel 4 Puts the Smart in Smartphone
00:45:12

Hands on with Google's latest gadgets including Pixel 4, Nest Mini and Pixelbook Go; Samsung readies a software patch to fix an issue where a random fingerprint can unlock the Galaxy S10; Amazon charges big bucks to be on its holiday toy list. Listeners ask about a Mac Mini vs an iMac, Fire Stick vs Apple TV, fingerprints vs face unlock, Spectrum's "free" speed increase and Infiniti Kloud storage.


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Oct 17, 2019
The Proper Way to Answer Password Security Questions
00:47:34

Instagram removes a "creeper" feature; taking a holoride VR ride in a car; the proper way to answer password security questions; new features in macOS Catalina; Tile's new locator lineup. Listeners ask questions about the Apple Watch, iPhone's Bedtime setting and what to do about iTunes going away.

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Oct 10, 2019
Microsoft Goes Dual Screen with Surface Duo and Neo
00:40:22

Microsoft introduces new Surface gadgets at an event in New York City and Google has new ways to help you protect your privacy. Callers ask about turning an old iMac into a second monitor, whether smartphone insurance is worth it and choosing between an older iPhone and a budget Samsung phone.

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Oct 04, 2019
Amazon Unveils a Plethora of Alexa Gadgets
00:43:42

Amazon announces details on no less than a dozen Alexa enabled gadgets; Ring makes its cheapest security camera yet; Ways to make your web browsing more private; details on Rich's new book with iPhone tips for iOS 13; Google Play has a new games subscription for $5 a month. Listeners ask about switching from Pixel to Samsung, whether the app Mobilio is safe, ideas for lightweight iPhone battery cases and the best GPS watch for kids with autism.

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Sep 26, 2019
Facebook Wants to Put a Camera In Your Living Room
00:51:06

Facebook unveils new Portal video chat devices, including a model for your TV; A look at the Nintendo Switch Lite; Alexa gets smart about the election; the popular Pocket Casts podcast app goes free; new features in iOS 13; a cool new Roku feature that lets you search by movie quotes. Listeners ask if they should upgrade their iPhone, a recommendation for the best screen protector, an app to track family members across Android & iOS and whether an Echo device is a good fit for a 90 year old.

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Sep 19, 2019
Apple Event Hands On: iPhone 11, Apple Watch 5 & More
00:49:28

A roundup direct from Apple's event in Cupertino. Details on the new iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, Apple Watch Series 5 and 7th generation iPad. Hands on impressions and when iOS 13 will hit your current device. Plus, your burning Apple iPhone 11 questions answered!

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Sep 11, 2019
An Internet Provider Upgrades Speeds for Free
00:46:32

Facebook introduces a dating feature; Google adds a useful feature to the iPhone Gmail app; Roku unveils a new soundbar; Sonos has a portable outdoor speaker; Notable Android 10 features; Spectrum upgrades customers' internet speeds for free. Listeners ask about getting rid of spam email, a good online backup service, the security of fingerprint passcodes, whether Sony Android TV's spy on them and video chatting from an Android to an iPhone.

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Sep 05, 2019
A Hard Lesson on the Importance of Backing Up Data
00:45:22

Apple sends out invites for it's special event on September 10; Testing out Sprint 5G; Yelp gets more personalized; Fitbit unveils the Versa 2 smartwatch; Apple apologies for Siri snafu. Listeners ask about the CamScanner app, the best VPNs, GPS luggage trackers and how virtual numbers work on the Apple Card.

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Aug 29, 2019
iPhone 11 Rumors and Note 10 Review
00:44:16

A rundown of expected new features on the iPhone 11; a review of the Samsung Galaxy Note 10; Apple Card launches to everyone; Gmail adds autocorrect and grammar suggestions; Disney+ might not launch on Amazon Fire TV; Roku adds a Kids & Family section. Listeners ask about the best online sites to help write and publish a book, how to find a lost Apple Watch, satellite internet service and using a VPN for overseas travel.

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Aug 22, 2019
Nest Cams Are Less Sneaky + Special Guest: My Boss
00:49:08

Google adjusts the software on Nest cameras so you can no longer turn off the status light; Smart ovens seem to have a mind of their own; British Airways tries in flight VR; AT&T and T-Mobile fight robocalls; Lime scooters now display on Google Maps. Listeners ask about the MacBook battery recall, Visible phone service, HomeKit security cameras and converting VHS to digital.


Special Guest (and my boss) Jason Ball joins us on the show. He is the News Director at KTLA-TV and host of the News Director's Office podcast.

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https://ktla.com/category/podcasts/the-news-directors-office/

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Aug 15, 2019
A TV Bundle That's Too Good To Be True
00:42:37

Samsung unveils the Galaxy Note 10, a new smartwatch and a lightweight laptop with LTE; Disney teases a compelling streaming plan; Amazon has a music deal for students; Verizon's confusing new Unlimited plans and robot deliveries begin in Irvine. Listeners ask about a streaming TV deal that sounds too good to be true, a good note taking app, iPhone camera alternative and whether personal finance apps are safe.


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Aug 08, 2019
New Software to Remove PC Bloatware
00:44:19

A free piece of trusted software called AdwCleaner can now detect and remove preinstalled software on your computer to speed it up; Android Auto gets a well-needed upgrade; Samsung unveils the Galaxy Tab S6 tablet to compete with the iPad Pro; Google reveals new hands free Pixel 4 capabilities; Vizio adds Apple AirPlay to older TVs; AT&T renames DIRECTV NOW. Listeners ask about a phone hotspot vs a dedicated hotspot, if the savings app Honey is any good, whether to buy the Photo Stick, smart plug recommendations and an alternative to Office 365.

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Jul 31, 2019
Fitbit Knows What You Did Last Summer
00:46:41

A new iPhone feature that will let you fix photos after you take them; Samsung says a "fixed" Galaxy Fold smartphone will launch in September; DoorDash changes the way tips work after uproar; Nintendo has a phantom Joy-Con issue; Flighty is a flight tracking app for travel geeks and the Costco membership card finally goes digital. Listeners ask if Fitbit is slurping up all of their data, what the best and safest email service is, a recommended app to send money and Google Assistant vs Alexa compared for smart home control.

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Jul 25, 2019
Never Get Hit With a Free Trial Fee Ever Again
00:44:03

The privacy controversy surrounding FaceApp; Netflix loses subscribers in the U.S. for the first time in a long time; CES to allow sex toys at next year's show; Amazon Prime Day is a roaring success once again; a new service ensures you're never hit with subscription fees after a free trial ends; listeners ask about the best place to buy Apple laptops, Roku versus Amazon Fire TV, the best starter smartphone and a way to video chat with Mom.

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Jul 18, 2019
Quick Hit: What Went Right & Wrong with the ShakeAlertLA App
00:09:36

The first major earthquakes hit Southern California since the launch of an early warning app for people who live in Los Angeles. Robert de Groot of the USGS explains what went as planned and where there is room for improvement.

ShakeAlertLA App

iOS: https://apps.apple.com/us/app/shakealertla/id1445922632

Android: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.app.shakealertla&hl=en_US


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Jul 06, 2019
FaceTime's Creepy New Eye Contact Feature
00:45:09

FaceTime’s Creepy New Eye Contact Feature

Samsung announces details for the Note 10 launch event; WhatsApp drops support for older devices; How to tell if your favorite websites and services are really down; Amazon says it keeps Alexa voice recordings forever; the app to stream local channels for free; Clip on lenses for smartphones; a review of Walmart’s $64 tablet; Faxing with a VoIP phone line; FaceTime’s creepy new AR feature in iOS 13 and a walk down Walkman memory lane.


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Jul 04, 2019
Why You Probably Don't Need a Drone
00:43:06

How to set Google to auto-delete your search history; Prime Day details; Amazon turns Rite Aids into pickup centers; Visible's $40 Unlimited plan gets even better; a travel website for geeks; Ordering food with Google; an extra-strength Robocall blocking app; listeners ask about playing Harry Potter on older devices, getting a drone, deleting old accounts and whether to switch to iPhone to get an Apple Watch.


Mentioned:

https://www.visible.com/

https://www.flightsfrom.com/

https://apps.apple.com/us/app/firewall-robo-call-blocker/id1447702878


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Jun 27, 2019
Quick Hit: Verizon's Secret $40 Unlimited Plan Gets Even Better
00:09:56

An interview with Visible CEO Miguel Quiroga about the decision to lift the data speed cap on the company's $40 unlimited plan that runs on Verizon's network.

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Jun 26, 2019
Quick Hit: Most Extreme Robocall Blocking App Yet
00:09:01

Firewall is a new type of robocall blocking app: it only lets in callers in your contact list, everyone else is sent to voicemail.

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Jun 25, 2019
How to Avoid Getting Hacked
00:44:58

Facebook takes on crypto with its own currency; Apple teams with Best Buy for official repairs; Walmart lets you upgrade your phone online; Ring's new peephole cam; Avoiding hack attacks; Instagram's new way to help you recover your hacked account; playing the new Harry Potter Pokemon Go style game. Listeners ask about Venmo privacy, Apple Watch vs Fitbit, Kids tracking app for Android and a good reverse phone number lookup website.

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Jun 20, 2019
Visiting Shanghai for CES Asia 2019
00:48:32

A visit to Shanghai, China for CES Asia 2019. Electronics on the show floor, along with impressions of China including the great firewall and censorship of Google and social media; a review of the Chinese rides hare app Didi; foreign food and a trip to a McDonald's to see the unique regional items on the menu; visiting Shanghai Disneyland; questions from listeners including Pandora vs Spotify, high tech water leak detection, removing a hijacking search toolbar, robocall scams and selling an iTunes gift card.

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Jun 14, 2019
A Definitive Guide to Upcoming iTunes Changes
00:45:57

Everything you need to know about upcoming changes to iTunes; new features coming soon to the iPhone, Apple Watch, Apple TV macOS; Amazon's new StyleSnap feature to help you shop for similar looking clothes; Spotify's new Pandora-lookalike app called Stations; questions from listeners on topics including the Surface Pro, Verizon alternatives, removing yourself from group messages and solving WiFi issues.

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Jun 06, 2019
Scary Airport USB Charging Stations Debunked
00:44:37

Amazon unveils the Echo Show 5 with new privacy features; the new iPod touch; Whether you should stay away from Airport USB charging ports; iPhone trackers; what parents need to know about the YOLO app; VIZIO adds AirPlay 2 to existing TV sets; Apps to help you focus; Google Maps lets you see popular restaurant dishes; listeners ask questions about Apple Watch, best iPhone model for pictures, adding Bluetooth to a Samsung TV, WhatsApp and more.

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May 31, 2019
Facebook Spying Explained
00:42:11
What to expect from Apple's WWDC; T-Mobile tweaks free Netflix perk; Ice T says Amazon delivery personnel should wear a special vest; A simulated Google Duplex call; Consumer Reports rips Tesla Autopilot; Cheapest way to use your phone abroad; a rear view dash cam; Facebook spying explained. Follow Rich: https://twitter.com/richdemuro Follow Producer Meghan: https://twitter.com/producermeghan Rich's Book: 101 Handy Tech Tips for the iPhone https://www.amazon.com/101-Handy-Tech-Tips-iPhone/dp/1731457944 See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
May 23, 2019
New App Takes Unique Approach to Blocking Robocalls
00:42:08
A review of the OnePlus 7 Pro smartphone; iPhone 7 recall; first ever 1 terabyte MicroSD card; Uber launches a "quiet mode" and faster pickups at airports; DJI's Osmo Action camera is great for vlogging; ibi Photo backup device; Apple's TV app gets a makeover; a new app takes an AI approach to robocalls; emails and callers talk about a business scam involving Google, finding the best home computer, switching to Spectrum Mobile and cutting down on robocalls. Follow Rich: https://twitter.com/richdemuro Follow Producer Meghan: https://twitter.com/producermeghan Rich's Book: 101 Handy Tech Tips for the iPhone https://www.amazon.com/101-Handy-Tech-Tips-iPhone/dp/1731457944 See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
May 17, 2019
Photo App Uses Your Data to Train AI
00:42:39
Google's announcements at I/O, including advancements in AI, Incognito Mode in Maps, Nest Hub Max and Pixel 3a; Samsung says Fold launch will be decided soon; Ever app somewhat secretly used users photos to for facial recognition business; Otter voice notes app; Best hotel room deals; Pixel 3a versus Samsung S10e; Eero versus Google Wifi; best Antivirus program for phones and computers; website for sending anonymous emails. Follow Rich: https://twitter.com/richdemuro Follow Producer Meghan: https://twitter.com/producermeghan Rich's Book: 101 Handy Tech Tips for the iPhone https://www.amazon.com/101-Handy-Tech-Tips-iPhone/dp/1731457944 See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
May 09, 2019
Google Lets You Set Search History to Self Destruct
00:42:34
Facebook’s big changes; Google can now automatically delete your search and location history; Smartphone sales slump; Apple is king of smart watches; Netflix improves it’s audio quality; free trial of HBO and offline downloads through Apple; YouTube streams MLB games; Blackberry upgrade question; Huawei phones compared; Transcription app; Barry compliments the show. Follow Rich: https://twitter.com/richdemuro Follow Producer Meghan: https://twitter.com/producermeghan Rich's Book: 101 Handy Tech Tips for the iPhone https://www.amazon.com/101-Handy-Tech-Tips-iPhone/dp/1731457944 See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
May 02, 2019
Apple Watch Lost at Sea Turns Up Working 6 Months Later
00:39:38
Samsung postpones the launch of the Galaxy Fold smartphone; Unlimited movie theater ticketing apps compared; Amazon Key for Garage now available; Comparing streaming video services; Kohl's expands Amazon returns program nationwide; Remapping the Bixby button; Zoho Doc Scanner to turn documents into PDF's; Zillow's new AI powered app to create free 3D home tours; Disputing roaming charges; Sextortion emails; Buying Amazon Kindle books on an iPad; Hiding your birthday on Facebook; Google Fit on iOS and an Apple Watch goes missing at sea. Special guest Producer Meghan. Check out my book, 101 Handy Tech Tips for the iPhone https://www.amazon.com/101-Handy-Tech-Tips-iPhone/dp/1731457944 Follow Rich on Social Media: Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTech  Twitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuro  Instagram: http://instagram.com/richontech  Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker: "Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast" "Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast" "Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" Subscribe to the Rich on Tech Podcast! Tech news, cool apps and info everyone can use! See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Apr 25, 2019
Google and Amazon Make Peace
00:40:16
Samsung stumbles moments before the launch of the Galaxy Fold smartphone; Amazon and Google announce a truce so YouTube can officially come to Fire TV; Verizon increases its activation fee; Hands on with T-Mobile's TV service called TVision; an iPhone hack for parents; BBM shuts down permanently. Plus, Producer Meghan reads your questions! Get my book: 101 Handy Tech Tips for the iPhone Follow Rich on Social Media: Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTech  Twitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuro  Instagram: http://instagram.com/richontech  Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker: "Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast" "Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast" "Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Apr 18, 2019
Cord Cutting Keeps Getting More Expensive
00:42:59
How to change your Alexa privacy settings so Amazon employees can't listen to recordings of your conversations with her; T-Mobile launches a television service called TVision, YouTube adds channels and raises prices for YouTube TV; Connected dash cams that monitor your car 24/7; Sonos and Ikea team up for a new line of speakers and lamps; Apple cuts the price of HomePod; AT&T launches 5G mobile service in Los Angeles and Microsoft confirms you don't really need to eject a flash drive. Plus, Producer Meghan reads your questions! Get my book: 101 Handy Tech Tips for the iPhone Follow Rich on Social Media: Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTech  Twitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuro  Instagram: http://instagram.com/richontech  Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker: "Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast" "Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast" "Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Apr 11, 2019
Office Depot Tricks Customers into Computer Repairs; Verizon Offers Robocall Killer; New Password Manager; Thoughts on Apple TV+, News+ & Credit Card; Ford's Mindful Mode
00:36:00
Office Depot settles charges with the FTC that they misled customers into costly computer repairs; Verizon's Call Filter app helps you battle robocalls; Apple launches News+, TV+ and an Apple credit card; Firefox launches a free password manager that works across desktop and mobile; Twitter gets a dark mode; Google is transcribing podcasts to help you find specific things discussed; Sony has a new action cam with a flip up screen; Spotify tests a cheaper plan for just two people to share; Ford's new 2020 Explorer has a "mindful mode." Buy my book: 101 Handy Tech Tips for the iPhone Sign up for my newsletter: https://richontech.substack.com/ Follow Rich on Social Media: Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTech  Twitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuro  Instagram: http://instagram.com/richontech  Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker: "Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast" "Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast" "Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Mar 28, 2019
New AirPods and iPads; Citizen Neighborhood Crime App; Free Streaming Movies; Postmates Party; Opera VPN; Amazon Kindle and Skincare line
00:42:28
Apple launches updated AirPods; iPads and iMac computers; Google Stadia gaming service; Facebook has yet another privacy gaffe; Amazon updates its entry level Kindle and introduces a new skincare line; Postmates Party feature for free delivery; Opera adds a free VPN to its Android browser; Ways to stream Hollywood movies for free; Warby Parker's virtual glasses try on; Citizen neighborhood crime tracking app.Follow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontechEasy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Mar 22, 2019
Apple Sets New Unveil Date; Spotify Fights Back; Free File Transfers; Smart Tax App; Cheap Hotels; HP Laptop Battery Recall
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Apple sets March date for next unveiling; Spotify says Apple doesn't play fair; Google releases Android Q beta; DNA test for Type 2 Diabetes; Kayak lets you filter out Boeing 737 Max flights; Verizon 5G launches in Chicago and Minneapolis April 11; Firefox Send lets you transfer large files for free; Using Google Hotels to find hotel deals; Keeper tax app uses artificial intelligence to identify write offs; HP expands laptop battery recall.Buy my book!101 Handy Tech Tips for the iPhoneFollow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontechEasy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Mar 14, 2019
New Fitbits; A More Private Facebook; Roku Connects with Alexa; Google Duplex Expands; App to Prevent Spying
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Samsung Galaxy S10 review; Free Spotify for S10 buyers; New Fitbit models; Facebook focuses on privacy; Alexa can now control Roku; Google expands Duplex for more automated restaurant reservations; OverSight app helps you avoid spies on your webcam and microphone; Facebook Messenger gets a secret dark mode; Twimmage app helps you convert Tweets into Instagram images; Aaptiv personal trainer fitness app; Tesla makes it's superchargers even speedier.Follow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontechEasy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing"Subscribe to the Rich on Tech Podcast! Tech news, cool apps and info everyone can use! See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Mar 08, 2019
FedEx Robot; Best Car Phone Mount; Galaxy Buds Review; Amazon Delivery Day; Uber vs Lyft
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Huawei Mate X foldable phone; Best Car Phone Mount; Samsung Galaxy Buds Review; Using Plex with a NAS; Amazon Day for weekly deliveries; Switching to iPhone from Android; Energizer's phone with the biggest battery ever; 1 Terabyte MicroSD card; Data and calls at the same time on Sprint's network; FedEx autonomous delivery robot; Google Home app gets a colorful upgrade; Lyft discounts; Emojis on license plates.Follow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontechEasy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Mar 01, 2019
Galaxy S10 First Impressions; Discounted Gift Cards; Secret Cameras and Microphones; Curating Google Home Hub Pics
00:35:40
First impressions of the Samsung Galaxy S10 and why this device will make iPhone users think twice; A student discount on the S10; Curating photos on the Google Home Hub and Chromecast; Secret microphones and cameras; Apps for furniture delivery and discounted gift cards; Sextortion scam emails and more.Links:Samsung Education Discounthttps://www.samsung.com/us/shop/discount-program/education/Google Home Hub photo curation tip:https://twitter.com/iizLiz/status/1098016623326162944Raise Discounted Gift Cards$5 off your first card: https://geta.raise.com/RDEMUROLugg Delivery$20 off your first Lugg with code RICH7911https://lugg.com/Follow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontechEasy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Feb 22, 2019
Samsung's Apple Stores; Cord Cutting Accelerates; Disabling Bixby; In-Car WiFi; SquareTrade gets iCracked
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Amazon acquires mesh WiFi maker eero; Cord cutting speeds up in 2018; Saving on Spectrum Internet; Adding WiFi to your car; Samsung opens 3 new retail stores; How to disable Bixby on a Note 9; SquareTrade acquires on-demand screen repair company iCracked; Ring wants you to share your video doorbell with the police; Kroger debuts its own mobile payment system.Rich DeMuro talks tech and answers listeners questions.Follow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontechEasy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing"Subscribe to the Rich on Tech Podcast! Tech news, cool apps and info everyone can use! See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Feb 15, 2019
New Ways to Save on Travel; Possessed iPhone; Whole Home WiFi; Movies to Plex; Toyota Adopts Android Auto; Jimmy John's Says No to Delivery Services
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Apple fixes the FaceTime flaw but discovers a new one; A caller wonders if her iPhone is possessed; Toyota finally adopts Android Auto; A caller wants a recommendation on whole home WiFi; Apps secretly recording your iPhone screen; Debunking Facebook's 26 Friends post; A caller wants to get his purchased digital movies onto Plex; Several new ways to save on your next trip.Get my book! 101 Handy Tech Tips for the iPhonehttps://amzn.to/2tapKidApple Fixes the FaceTime Flawhttps://9to5mac.com/2019/02/07/group-facetime-server-restored-following-ios-12-1-4-release-feature-disabled-on-older-versions/Toyota adopts Android Autohttps://pressroom.toyota.com/releases/2020+toyota+sequoia+trd+pro+opens+path+family+adventures+leads+charge+updates+on+all+trd+pro+models.htmApps secretly recording your iPhone screenhttps://techcrunch.com/2019/02/06/iphone-session-replay-screenshots/Facebook debunks the 26 Friends postshttps://newsroom.fb.com/news/2019/02/inside-feed-facebook-26-friends-algorithm-myth/Jimmy John's says no to third party delivery serviceshttps://www.fastcasual.com/news/jimmy-johns-ceo-refuses-to-partner-with-ubereats-doordash-grubhub/Instagram tries something new with IGTVhttps://variety.com/2019/digital/news/netflix-instagram-stories-1203114219/Google Fiber shuts down in Louisvillehttps://fiber.googleblog.com/2019/02/louisville_7.htmlTwo new ways to save on hotel roomshttp://richontech.tv/2019/02/as-seen-on-tv/earny-hotel-price-protection-google-one-hotel-deals/Travelgam shows you the cheapest weekends to fly somewherehttps://travelgam.comFollow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontechEasy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Feb 08, 2019
Spectrum Mobile Compared; iRobot's Lawnmower; Hulu vs YouTube TV; Secret Camera Floor Lamp; Best Movies on a Streaming Service
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Apple's FaceTime flaw; what to expect from the new iPhones; a caller wants to know if she should switch to Spectrum Mobile; UltraViolet shuts down; iRobot creates a lawn mowing robot; a caller wants to compare Hulu Live TV vs YouTube TV for cord cutting; Gmail changes; Apple Music streams free on American Airlines; YouTube Music comes to Sonos; resetting network settings on the iPhone; Panasonic's new floor lamp with a secret camera inside; which streaming service has the best selection of "good" movies.Get my book: 101 Handy Tech Tips for the iPhonehttps://amzn.to/2MQPObnApple's FaceTime Flawhttp://richontech.tv/2019/01/cybersecurity/now-is-a-good-time-to-disable-facetime-as-apple-fixes-major-privacy-bug/New iPhone featureshttps://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-01-30/apple-is-said-to-prep-new-3-d-camera-for-2020-iphones-in-ar-pushUltraViolet shuts downhttps://variety.com/2019/digital/news/ultraviolet-shutting-down-1203123898/iRobot Terra lawn mowerhttp://media.irobot.com/2019-01-30-iRobot-R-Reinventing-Lawn-Care-with-Terra-TM-Robot-MowerGmail changeshttps://www.blog.google/products/gmail/making-gmail-on-mobile-better-for-you/Apple Music on American Airlineshttps://www.apple.com/newsroom/2019/01/apple-music-takes-flight-on-american-airlines/YouTube Music on Sonoshttps://youtube.googleblog.com/2019/01/youtube-music-comes-to-sonos.htmliPhone network settings resethttps://support.apple.com/en-us/HT204051Panasonic HomeHawkhttps://www.indiegogo.com/projects/panasonic-homehawk-floor-camera-ambient-lightStreaming service movies comparedhttps://ktla.com/2018/12/07/we-compared-streaming-music-services-to-see-which-one-has-the-best-free-holiday-music/Follow Rich on Instagramhttps://instagram.com/richontech/ See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Feb 01, 2019
Google's Phishing Quiz; eSIM Support; Nest vs Ring; Facebook Photo App Shuts Down
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Facebook is shutting down its photo saving app; a caller wonders why the iPhone has eSIM functionality; Nest video doorbell vs Ring; a Google Phishing Quiz, Transferring old VHS tapes to digital; Netflix adds a feature to help you share to Instagram Stories.Check out my #1 iPhone Guide on Amazon: 101 Handy Tech Tips for the iPhonehttps://amzn.to/2MxmSF4Mentioned:Facebook closes Moments apphttps://www.facebook.com/moments_app/exportFind carriers that support eSIMhttps://support.apple.com/en-us/HT209096Google Phishing Quizhttps://phishingquiz.withgoogle.comConverting VHS to digitalhttps://ktla.com/2018/09/10/diy-transfer-your-old-home-videos-to-digital/AirPods to get "Hey Siri" featurehttps://9to5mac.com/2019/01/24/exclusive-ios-12-2-includes-hey-siri-setup-interface-for-rumored-airpods-2/Turn on Nest 2-Step Authenticationhttps://nest.com/support/article/How-to-use-2-step-verification-to-add-stronger-security-to-your-Nest-AccountVerizon's $40 unlimited Visible plan gets Android supporthttps://www.visible.com/press/welcome-to-the-family-android/Uber Rewardshttps://www.uber.com/us/en/u/rewards/The Mac Indexhttps://themacindex.comWant me to talk iPhone tips and my book at your next event? Email me!hello at rich on tech dot tvFollow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontechEasy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Jan 25, 2019
More Passwords Exposed; In-Store Pickup Scam; Free Apple Music; Netflix Price Hike
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22 Million passwords exposed, what you need to know; Scammers target in-store pickups; Netflix hikes prices; Verizon gives customers free Apple Music subscriptions; Apple vs Mophie battery cases for new iPhones; Nike's self lacing sneakers. Tech Reporter Rich DeMuro discusses the week's tech news and answers viewer questions.Get a copy of my bestselling guide to the iPhone:101 Handy Tech Tips for the iPhoneMentioned:Foldimate viral videoRoyole Flexpai folding tablet773 Million Record "Collection #1" Data BreachYouTube Tools: iRig Mic Lav / Tascam DR-10L / Adobe Premiere Rush / Olloclip Pivot GripOnline Purchase Pickup ScamNetflix Raises PricesVerizon offers free Apple MusicStart here to signup: http://verizonwireless.com/applemusicNike Adapt BBSquad screensharing chat appGoogle buys Fossil smartwatch techApple Smart Battery cases vs Mophie Juice Pack AccessFollow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontechEasy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Jan 18, 2019
Apple Stumbles; Earthquake App; CES 2019 Trends; Robots Delivering Snacks
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Apple stumbles after iPhone sales slow down; CES 2019 trends to watch out for; GE expands it's lineup of simple smart bulbs; LA's new earthquake warning app; Apps to help you get fit and be more mindful in 2019; the new robots delivering snacks on a college campus. Plus, questions from viewers about iOS's missing Wish List feature, better WiFi and backups.Mentioned:Follow Rich on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook for CES coverage!https://www.instagram.com/richontech/ShakeAlertLA Earthquake Apphttps://www.lacity.org/blog/download-shakealertla-earthquake-early-warning-app-nowC by GEhttps://www.cbyge.com/Letter from Apple's Tim Cookhttps://www.apple.com/newsroom/2019/01/letter-from-tim-cook-to-apple-investors/Apps to Get Fithttps://ktla.com/2019/01/02/the-apps-that-will-help-you-get-fit-in-2019/Apps for Wellbeinghttps://ktla.com/2019/01/04/apps-that-can-help-you-become-more-mindful-in-2019/Snackbotshttps://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/pepsicos-hello-goodness-snackbot-is-off-to-college-300772246.htmlNews Director's Office Podcasthttps://ktla.com/2019/01/03/the-news-directors-office-rich-demuro-ktla-5-tech-smart-reporter/ See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Jan 04, 2019
Facebook Data Gaffe; Alexa Privacy Issues; Smart Speakers Rated; Twitter Reveals Source Information
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Facebook's latest privacy issues; Alexa recordings get into the wrong hands; Smart Speakers Rated; OnePlus 6T gets high marks for its camera; Twitter now reveals more about you when you tweet.Facebook privacy issueshttps://newsroom.fb.com/news/2018/12/facebooks-partners/Alexa recordingshttps://www.washingtonpost.com/technology/2018/12/20/amazon-alexa-user-receives-audio-recordings-stranger-through-human-error/?utm_term=.92dadca3890eSmart speakers ratedhttps://loupventures.com/annual-smart-speaker-iq-test/OnePlus 6T camera ratingshttps://www.dxomark.com/oneplus-6t-review-good-performer/Twitter's new featurehttps://twitter.com/jack/status/1075896805882118144/photo/1Porch pirate glitter bomb a fakehttps://www.businessinsider.com/mark-rober-admits-youtube-glitter-bomb-video-was-unwittingly-faked-2018-12101 Handy Tech Tips for the iPhonehttps://amzn.to/2R9fTa1Follow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Dec 21, 2018
Dreamscape Reinvents the Movie Night with VR
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A company called Dreamscape Immersive is reinventing the movie night with virtual reality experiences you step into. Their first location is now open at Westfield Century City and it's better than VR you can do at home since the floor moves, there's wind, scents and more.Dreamscape Immersive:https://dreamscapeimmersive.com/Watch my TV segment:https://ktla.com/2018/12/19/dreamscape-immersive-century-city-review/101 Handy Tech Tips for the iPhone, now in paperbackhttps://amzn.to/2BqGrJOFollow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Dec 19, 2018
Tech To Stop Porch Pirates
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A look at the gadgets that can help stop porch pirates from stealing your online orders. We talk to the folks at Google about Nest Hello, the founder of Ring about the impact their video doorbells have had and take a look at a new climate controlled lock box called the DynoSafe.Nest Hellohttps://nest.com/doorbell/nest-hello/overview/Ring Video Doorbell 2https://amzn.to/2LqLUFmDynoSafehttp://dynosafe.com/101 Handy Tech Tips for the iPhonehttps://amzn.to/2Ey0ZUNFollow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Dec 17, 2018
Facebook Exposes Photos of 6.8M Users; 3% Interest Bank Account; Location Tracking Apps; Worst Passwords of 2018
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Top tech stories along with viewer emails. Facebook reveals bug that exposed photos of 6.8 million users; a new checking and savings account that pays 3% interest with no hidden fees; how apps secretly track your every move; the worst passwords of 2018.See if your Facebook photos were exposedhttps://www.facebook.com/help/200632800873098?ref=photonoticeRobinhood Checking and Savingshttps://blog.robinhood.com/news/2018/12/13/introducing-robinhood-checking-amp-savingsUpdate: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-12-15/robinhood-will-retool-checking-product-following-scrutinyApps tracking your locationhttps://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2018/12/10/business/location-data-privacy-apps.htmlAmazon holiday shipping deadlineshttps://www.amazon.com/b?ie=UTF8&node=10184390011Worst Passwords of 2018https://www.teamsid.com/100-worst-passwords/My book, 101 Handy Tech Tips for the iPhone, in paperbackhttps://amzn.to/2PEafb1Follow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Dec 14, 2018
101 Handy Tech Tips for the iPhone; Updated for iOS 12 and in Paperback
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Learn iPhone tips, tricks and secrets in the new paperback version of my book, 101 Handy Tech Tips for the iPhone. From how to create a Memoji to managing notifications and setting up Screen Time, you'll feel smarter and more in control of your device. Written so everyone can understand and learn. Available now in paperback on Amazon and as a Kindle edition. Makes a great holiday gift.Watch the TV segment:https://ktla.com/2018/12/12/rich-demuro-book-101-handy-tech-tips-for-the-iphone-paperback/101 Handy Tech Tips for the iPhone in Paperback101 Handy Tech Tips for the iPhone Kindle EditionFollow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Dec 12, 2018
Unique Wireless Smartphone Chargers
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A look at some of the more unique wireless chargers to keep your phone juiced up at home, the office and on the go.Mentioned:Google Pixel Stand, $80Samsung Wireless Charger Duo, $120Nimble Wireless Travel Kit, $60Mophie Charge Stream Powerstation Wireless XL, $100Mophie Charge Stream Vent Mount, $70Bezalel 2nd Gen Prelude, $90Rich's new book, 101 Handy Tech Tips for the iPhone, features useful hints on how to get the most out of your smartphone. Now available in paperback on Amazon. Makes a great holiday gift.Follow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Dec 10, 2018
iPhone XR Camera is Tops; Pros and Cons of Cellular Apple Watch; Fire TV vs Roku; Trivia Live Game
00:35:38
DxOMark Mobile says iPhone XR is best single lens smartphone camera; Apple Watch gets ECG feature; Pros and Cons of Cellular Apple Watch; Fire TV versus Roku for elderly parents; Apps to help create killer social media posts; Trivia Crack's new Trivia Live game with real cash prizes; how to make your Instagram Top 9 for 2018.Mentioned:DxOMark iPhone XRApple Watch ECGSocial Media Apps: Adobe Spark Post, Canva, Buffer StoriesTrivia Crack LiveSpotify WrappedInstagram Top Nine 2018101 Handy Tech Tips for the iPhone BookFollow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Dec 07, 2018
Drag and Drop Music, Video & More onto iPhone without iTunes
00:10:40
WALTR 2 is a handy desktop app that lets you drag and drop a wide variety of files onto your iPhone in seconds and even puts the file in the appropriate Apple native app. It works with Audio, Video, Books, PDFs and more in nearly every format and even works over WiFi so you don't need to connect your phone with a cable to your computer. Josh Brown of Softorino joins me to explain how it works and why you might need it. Free trial of WALTR 2:https://softorino.com/store Take 20% off the price of WALTR 2 or any other Softorinio app with codeRICH20 Follow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Dec 03, 2018
Marriott Hack; 4% Checking Account; Apple Music on Echo
00:33:30
Long form version of the podcast packed with the things I think you should know that happened in the tech world this week! Learn the details of Marriott's major customer database hack, Apple Music comes to Amazon Echo devices, why I think the Payless "fools" influencers story is bogus, Instagram's new close friends feature, and T-Mobile's new debit card that gives you 4% interest on your money.Links:Marriott / Starwood HackApple Music on EchoInstagram Close Friends FeaturePayless "fools" influencersDJI Osmo PocketAndroid Auto revampT-Mobile Money101 Handy Tech Tips for the iPhone book in paperbackFollow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Nov 30, 2018
Amazon Fire TV Recast is the Best New Cord Cutting Solution
00:13:33
Amazon's Fire TV Recast is a DVR for your over the air channels. Record shows and watch live TV from anywhere. Elias Saba of AFTVnews.com joins me to talk about how this powerful new device can help you cut the cord and save money but not miss out on your local channels and programming.Amazon Fire TV Recast:https://amzn.to/2TUfWoxWatch my TV segment on the Recast:https://ktla.com/2018/11/28/amazon-fire-tv-recast-cord-cutting-review/AFTVnews.comFollow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Nov 28, 2018
Essential Holiday Shopping Tools
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The essential online tools you need to help you shop online on Cyber Monday or any day this holiday shopping season. BlackFriday.com editor Sarah Hollenbeck runs down the browser assistants and sites that can help perform price checks and automatically apply coupon codes at checkout.My book, 101 Handy Tech Tips for the iPhone, is updated for iOS 12 and now available in paperback!https://amzn.to/2DYKWz9Mentioned:BlackFriday.comAmazon AssistantCamelCamelCamelInvisible HandCentlyOffers.comHoneyRetailMeNot Genie See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Nov 26, 2018
Best Way to Find Black Friday Deals
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Looking for the best deals this holiday shopping season? A website called Slickdeals uses the wisdom of the crowds to uncover the best offers on the internet, no matter which site is selling the item. An interview with Josh Meyers of Slickdeals, who explains how you can use the site to save money on whatever you want to buy.Watch my TV segment:https://ktla.com/2018/11/21/the-best-black-friday-deals-according-to-slickdeals/Slickdeals Front Page Deals:https://slickdeals.net/Follow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Nov 21, 2018
Hotel Travel Booking Secrets
00:10:01
Learn the way to get the best price possible on your next hotel booking with a little known agreement called the "rate parity clause." Also, the flash sale site that can save you big bucks and where a travel pro starts his online booking search. An interview with Shariq Minhas, CTO with Silicon Valley Software Group, previously of Hotwire and Expedia. He also co-founded travel tech company Stayful.Follow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Nov 19, 2018
Amazon's Black Friday Deals; iPhone vs Pixel Camera; Uber Rewards
00:31:34
Amazon announces seven days of early Black Friday deals, plus some extra perks for Prime subscribers. Rich puts the iPhone Xs camera to the test versus the Google Pixel 3 in a Time Square camera shoot. Details on Uber's new Rewards program, plus other tech news items of the week in this longer form podcast.Links:Amazon's Pre-Black Friday Dealshttps://press.aboutamazon.com/news-releases/news-release-details/amazons-seven-days-black-friday-deals-more-50-deals-day-andSpotify on Apple Watchhttps://newsroom.spotify.com/2018-11-13/spotify-for-apple-watch-helps-you-keep-time-with-the-music/?ref=producthuntSMS Database leakedhttps://techcrunch.com/2018/11/15/millions-sms-text-messages-leaked-two-factor-codes/Uber Rewards Programhttps://www.uber.com/newsroom/uber-rewards/Pixel vs iPhonehttps://ktla.com/2018/11/16/camera-comparison-iphone-xs-vs-pixel-3/https://www.blog.google/products/pixel/see-light-night-sight/Roku Wireless Speakershttps://newsroom.roku.com/press-release/press-releases-usa/roku-tv-wireless-speakers-begin-shippingSocial Media ToolsBuffer Storieshttps://blog.bufferapp.com/buffer-stories-creatorAdobe Spark Posthttps://spark.adobe.com/about/postStoryluxehttps://itunes.apple.com/us/app/storyluxe/id1324447436?mt=8Follow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Nov 16, 2018
Rent Out Your Car When You're Not Using It
00:12:27
Make some extra money with your car by letting others rent it out by the hour when you're not using it. GM-owned car sharing company Maven is opening its Peer-to-Peer service in Los Angeles. It's also available or coming soon to Ann Arbor, Baltimore, Boston, Chicago, D.C., Denver, Detroit, Jersey City and San Francisco. An interview with Akshay Jaising, Maven’s West Coast Regional Manager, to explain how it all works.Maven Peer:https://www.maven.com/us/en/owners.htmlTry a Maven rental with a $15 discount with code RICHARD0122http://m.onelink.me/6395f8e9Follow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Nov 15, 2018
Quit Your Day Job
00:07:00
Patreon is a website that allows creators to get paid for their work through the support of their fans, who pledge one time or monthly contributions. We catch up with founder Jack Conte at the site's annual Patrecon Meetup in Downtown Los Angeles. We also talk to two inspiring creators who work full time to deliver original content to fans.Watch the TV segment:https://ktla.com/2018/11/12/patreon-a-platform-where-creators-get-paid-by-fans-of-their-work/Patreon:https://www.patreon.com/homeGlen Henry, Beleaf in Fatherhoodhttps://www.youtube.com/channel/UC91hwYeQmsqOPsKGwzrt6uwKati Morton, Therapisthttps://www.youtube.com/user/KatiMortonFollow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Nov 12, 2018
Johnny Jet Talks About His Fear of Flying
00:13:06
Professional traveler Johnny Jet talks about some of his best tips and tricks for easy travel. From the websites to visit to the credit cards he uses to spend less time in security and more time in the longue. Johnny also opens up about he used to be afraid of flying and his number one travel rule.Watch my TV segment with Johnny Jet:https://ktla.com/2018/11/09/johnnyjet-shares-holiday-travel-tips/Follow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Nov 09, 2018
Verizon's "Secret" $40 Unlimited Plan
00:13:02
Verizon has a new cell phone company named Visible that's offering unlimited talk, text, data and hotspot for $40 a month. Is it too good to be true? We talk to Visible CEO Miguel Quiroga to find out.Watch the TV segment:https://ktla.com/2018/11/07/this-secret-verizon-cell-phone-plan-is-unlimited-for-40-a-month/https://www.visible.comFollow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Nov 07, 2018
Best Nintendo Games for Holiday Gifts
00:07:14
We talk to David Young at Nintendo about some of the hottest titles they're releasing for the holidays. Learn about the latest Pokemon games, Super Smash Bros Ultimate and my personal pick, Super Mario Party.More information:https://ktla.com/2018/11/05/3-best-family-friendly-nintendo-games-to-buy-this-holiday-season/Follow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Nov 05, 2018
It's Time To Consider the OnePlus 6T
00:11:22
With the OnePlus 6T, the company has finally found a footing in the United States with a smartphone that rivals even the best offerings from Samsung, Google and Apple. The best part: it comes at an unbeatable price. Hear my hands on thoughts about the device plus an interview with OnePlus General Manager Kyle Kiang.Watch my TV segment:https://ktla.com/2018/11/02/oneplus-6t-launches-with-innovative-on-screen-fingerprint-unlock-unbeatable-price/$20 off OnePlus accessories [referral]:https://www.oneplus.com/invite#VD1WJHO0Q8FOXJFollow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Nov 02, 2018
Apple Unveils New iPad Pro, MacBook Air and Mac Mini
00:08:59
Hands on impressions of Apple's new gadgets from a launch event in Brooklyn, New York. Learn about the brand new version of the iPad Pro that ditches the home button in favor of Face ID and lightning in favor of USB-C. The MacBook Air gets a retina display and the Mac Mini comes back from the brink of death.Watch my hands on iPad Pro on Facebook:https://www.facebook.com/RichOnTech/videos/345773769506253/Follow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Oct 30, 2018
Apple, Google Upgrade 911 Location Data
00:09:21
In recent months, both Apple and Google have made changes to their software that incorporates technology from a company called RapidSOS. Now, when you dial 911 from an iPhone running iOS 12+ and Android 4+, your precise location data will be made available to dispatch operators. Right now, about 50% of 911 call centers nationwide are equipped to handle the free new service.TV Segment:Blog posts:https://www.apple.com/newsroom/2018/06/apple-ios-12-securely-and-automatically-shares-emergency-location-with-911/https://www.blog.google/products/android/expanding-emergency-location-service-android-us/Follow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Oct 29, 2018
How to Get the Most Out of LinkedIn
00:08:05
Rich talks to the experts at LinkedIn on how to get the most out of the platform. Learn what makes a great (and clickable) profile pic, what to say in your headline and summary, what recruiters look for and how to signal that you're open to a new gig.Watch the TV segment:https://ktla.com/2018/10/26/tips-and-tricks-to-help-you-get-the-most-out-of-linkedin/Find me on LinkedIn:https://www.linkedin.com/in/richdemuroFollow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Oct 26, 2018
iPhone XR is a Great Value
00:13:06
Tech reviewer Lance Ulanoff joins Rich to discuss the iPhone XR, which is in stores Friday, October 26. Learn about the main differences from the iPhone XS and whether it's worth saving the $250.Read Lance's review:https://medium.com/s/story/apple-iphone-xr-the-review-da64f7ab203dLane Ulanoff:https://twitter.com/LanceUlanoffFollow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Oct 25, 2018
How the Internet Happened
00:12:03
An interview with Brian McCullough, author of How the Internet Happened. The new book that takes you on an amazing ride from the beginnings of Netscape to the launch of iPhone. It's a fast, fun and informative journey down memory lane for some, important lessons of the dot-com world for others.How the Internet Happened: From Netscape to the iPhone 1st Editionhttps://amzn.to/2D17oaaFollow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Oct 23, 2018
Google Pixel Slate Combines iPad, Surface & Chromebook
00:09:21
Google's upcoming Pixel Slate device combines aspects of the iPad, Microsoft Surface and a Chromebook into one device. An interview with Google's Matt Vokoun about the new device, which is perfect for road warriors who also don't want to carry around multiple devices for work and entertainment.Watch my KTLA TV segment on Pixel Slate:https://ktla.com/2018/10/22/google-pixel-slate-combines-best-of-a-tablet-and-laptop/Watch my extended hands on the Pixel Slate:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gLSnfOjurAAFollow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Oct 22, 2018
Square CEO Jack Dorsey Talks About Terminal & Entrepreneurship
00:08:21
An interview with Square founder and CEO Jack Dorsey about the company's latest hardware product called Terminal. Dorsey explains why it is a a better solution for small businesses to accept all payment types from customers. He also talks about the power of small business and what it takes to be a successful entrepreneur.Watch my TV interview with Jack Dorsey:https://ktla.com/2018/10/19/square-unveils-terminal-as-a-better-way-to-pay/More information on Terminal:https://squareup.com/us/en/hardware/terminalFollow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Oct 19, 2018
Palm Comes Back, Adobe Premieres Rush & Your Emails
00:46:08
In this new version of the podcast, Rich discusses various tech stories and answers your email questions. Among the topics: Pixel 3 Reviews, Palm's comeback device, Adobe Rush Editing app, Microsoft Tech Support scams, Kodak's new digitizing service for old tapes and Halloween fun with Google Assistant.Links:Pixel 3 ReviewsPalm Returnshttps://techcrunch.com/2018/10/15/palm-returns-as-an-ultra-mobile-smartphone/Adobe Premiere Rushhttps://www.adobe.com/products/premiere-rush.htmlMicrosoft Tech Support Scamshttps://news.microsoft.com/on-the-issues/2018/10/15/online-scammers-cost-time-and-money-heres-how-to-fight-back/Kodak Digitizing Servicehttps://www.kodak.com/US/en/Consumer/Products/digitizing-box/default.htmRonald Reagan Hologramhttps://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2018/10/10/president-ronald-reagan-3-d-new-hologram-reagan-library/1574147002/Google Assistant Halloween Funhttps://www.androidpolice.com/2018/10/15/spooky-google-assistant-easter-eggs-going-live-time-halloween/Follow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Oct 15, 2018
Google Home Hub Has Screen Smarts
00:08:55
Google Home Hub is a smart speaker with a screen. It uses the Google Assistant to answer questions, show videos, function as a digital picture frame and more. An interview with Ashton Udall, product manager for Google Home products about the device including features and usage tips, plus why Google decided to leave a camera out of this first version.Watch my hands on video with Google Home Hubhttps://youtu.be/2XxBChI-2rAFollow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Oct 10, 2018
Google Pixel 3: Killer Camera, Screens Calls Too
00:12:27
Initial thoughts on the Google Pixel 3 including a look at the major new camera features, plus a crazy new call screening feature that helps you avoid unwanted calls with a little help from artificial intelligence!Blog post:http://richontech.tv/2018/10/google/initial-thoughts-on-google-pixel-3/Follow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Oct 09, 2018
Fastest Oven in the World
00:11:00
Brava is a new type of oven that uses infrared light to go from 0 to 500 degrees in less than a second. It can cook everything from frozen pizzas to gourmet meals in minutes. Is it the future of cooking or will a high price tag hinder its success? An interview with Brava CEO John Pleasants.NEW: You can now listen to the Rich on Tech podcast in Spotify! Just search for Rich on Tech and hit Follow so you never miss an episode!More information:https://www.brava.com/Watch a demo of the oven:https://www.facebook.com/RichOnTech/videos/273123016643498/Follow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Oct 08, 2018
A Hilarious Way to Fight Back Against Robocalls
00:12:28
An app called RoboKiller not only helps block the annoying calls to your phone, but it actually calls the scam artists back with bots in an effort to waste their time. Hear some of the hilarious results. Ethan Garr of RoboKiller explains and also talks about some of the top scam calls making the rounds.NEW: You can now listen to the Rich on Tech podcast in Spotify! Just search for Rich on Tech and hit Follow so you never miss an episode!Link to TV Segment:https://ktla.com/2018/10/05/robokiller-app-uses-bots-to-take-on-robocallers-and-waste-their-time/RoboKiller App:https://www.robokiller.com/Follow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Oct 05, 2018
License Plates Go Digital
00:06:04
California is one of the first states to allow digital license plates. Rich talks to an early adopter of the plates along with an installer to learn about the pros and cons of a 24/7 connected plate.Watch the TV segment:https://ktla.com/2018/10/01/california-digital-license-plate/Follow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Oct 01, 2018
3 New Money Saving Mobile Plans
00:08:27
A look at three new money saving mobile plans from Spectrum Mobile, Verizon's Visible and Metro by T-Mobile. Rich breaks down the little details you won't see advertised in big letters and whether it's worth it to switch.Detailed breakdown:http://richontech.tv/2018/09/other/3-new-mobile-phone-plans-to-save-you-money/Follow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Sep 28, 2018
Google Celebrates Its 20th Birthday
00:05:24
Google is celebrating its 20th birthday with some fun and surprises. Take a look inside the orignal Google Garage, have fun with retro search terms and hear from young co-founder Larry Page back in the day.Watch the videos and explore the garage:http://richontech.tv/2018/09/google/google-celebrates-20-years-of-search/Follow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Sep 27, 2018
Roku Focuses on Free and Easy Streaming
00:14:56
An interview with Lloyd Clarke, director of product management at Roku. Clarke explains new and upcoming Roku features including easy voice search for free content, Spotify coming back to the platform, Google Assistant compatibility, Wireless Speaker and the company's cheapest 4K streaming solution yet, the Roku Premiere at just $40.Follow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Sep 25, 2018
New iPhones Strongest Yet, But Still Shatter on Impact
00:06:24
SquareTrade takes a look at just how durable the new iPhone Xs and Xs Max are with a string of drop and break tests. Learn how the devices fared and how there are differences in durability between the smaller and larger models.iPhone Breakability report and pictures:http://richontech.tv/2018/09/apple/new-iphones-are-apples-strongest-yet-but-still-shatter-on-impact/Follow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Sep 24, 2018
Amazon Unveils 14 New Alexa Devices
00:08:52
Amazon took the wraps off of 14 new Alexa powered devices including a new Echo for you car, a microwave and a DVR that might be the missing link to a well-balanced cord cutting lifestyle.More information on all of the products:http://richontech.tv/2018/09/amazon/amazon-announces-14-alexa-powered-devices-including-a-microwave/Follow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Sep 21, 2018
Best Times to Book Holiday Flights
00:04:34
Travel app Hopper is using data to tell us the best time frames to book holiday flights for Christmas and Thanksgiving before prices go up. They are also revealing the specific dates to fly for the cheapest possible airfares.More information:http://richontech.tv/2018/09/travel/hopper-data-reveals-best-time-to-book-holiday-flights/Follow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Sep 20, 2018
Turn On Blue Light Filter For Better Sleep
00:07:44
The Blue Light emitted from your bright phone screen could be keeping you up at night! In this episode, a sleep doctor explain the connection between your devices and a lack of sleep, plus find out how to tweak the settings on your phone, tablet and computer to reduce blue light exposure.Blue Light Settings:iOShttps://support.apple.com/en-us/HT207570Androidhttps://www.samsung.com/au/support/mobile-devices/about-the-blue-light-filter/Windowshttps://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/4027563/windows-10-set-your-display-for-night-timeMachttps://support.apple.com/en-us/HT207513TV Segment:https://ktla.com/2018/09/17/change-blue-light-settings-ios-android-windows-10-better-sleep/Felix Gray Blue Light Filtering Glasses:https://shopfelixgray.com/Follow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Sep 18, 2018
iOS 12 Speeds Up Older iPhones
00:10:11
iOS 12 is scheduled to launch today. In this podcast I'll go over some of the improvements, including how it will speed up older iOS devices, introduce improved Do Not Disturb, Screen Time, third party navigation apps in CarPlay, better battery stats and more!iOS 12https://www.apple.com/ios/ios-12/Rich on TWiThttp://richontech.tv/2018/09/media-appearances/guest-hosting-the-tech-guy-radio-show-new-screen-savers/Follow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Sep 17, 2018
Latest Apple Watches Feature Fall Detection
00:10:15
Apple Watch Series 4 has a larger watch face, improved call quality and a louder speaker. The device also has some interesting heart and health features built in including the ability to detect an irregular heartbeat and call for help if you fall and can't get up.Nike Band with reflective yarn:https://youtu.be/ESnECorr-DwFollow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Sep 14, 2018
Apple's New iPhones: First Impressions
00:07:54
Hands on and first impressions of Apple's new iPhone Xs, Xs Max and iPhone XR after attending the company's special event today in Cupertino.Hands on video with iPhone Xs Max Gold:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rSF6sCvDkPE&feature=youtu.beFollow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Sep 13, 2018
Live from Cupertino: Apple Event Preview
00:07:07
A preview of today's Apple Event in Cupertino, as heard on Wake Up Call on KFI AM 640 in Los Angeles.Check out my Instagram Stories for behind the scenes coverage:https://www.instagram.com/richontech/Here's a FB video with a behind the scenes look See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Sep 12, 2018
DIY: Transfer Your Old Tapes to Digital
00:11:29
You probably have old tapes lying around the house chock full of family memories. Here is the DIY way to convert them into a digital format so they last forever.TV Segment:https://ktla.com/2018/09/10/diy-transfer-your-old-home-videos-to-digital/Digital Converters Recommended:MacElgato Video Capturehttps://amzn.to/2Nw2xmtPCRoxio Easy VHS to DVD 3 Plus Video Converter for PChttps://amzn.to/2p2z0mFFollow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Sep 10, 2018
Two Bit Circus: High Tech Games, Food and Fun
00:09:24
An interview with Eric Gradman, co-founder of Two Bit Circus in Downtown Los Angeles. It's a new high tech entertainment space with games, food, drinks, virtual reality and more.Watch my tour of Two Bit Circus on Facebook:https://www.facebook.com/RichOnTech/videos/2126549900929354/Watch my TV segment on Two Bit Circus:https://ktla.com/2018/09/07/two-bit-circus-downtown-los-angeles-now-open/Two Bit Circus website:https://twobitcircus.com/Follow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Sep 07, 2018
Essential Mac App: Clean My Mac X
00:05:55
One of my favorite Mac apps, CleanMyMac, just got a major overhaul. CleanMyMac X can help you clear out the junk hanging out on your Mac hard drive, including files, apps and other stuff you don't need. New in this version is a Malware scan tool, faster scans and a menu bar tool that lets you monitor crucial system functions.CleanMyMac Xhttps://macpaw.com/cleanmymacWikiBuyhttp://wbuy.me/6KHTWP7Follow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Sep 06, 2018
Easy Ways to Avoid Malware
00:05:05
Is your computer showing pop-up ads, hijacked search results or just running slow? It could be malware. Here are some easy ways to get rid of unwanted programs on your computer and avoid them in the future.Links to the tools mentioned:https://ktla.com/2018/09/05/3-ways-to-avoid-malware-on-your-computer/Follow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Sep 05, 2018
Maximize Your Netflix Subscription with These Tools
00:04:36
Check out these tools to help you make the most of your Netflix subscription including a way to browse videos in all of the "secret" categories, speed up movies, blur images and descriptions to avoid spoilers, see IMDB & Rotten Tomatoes ratings and even watch with friends.Mentioned:Better Browse for NetflixSuper NetflixRateFlixNetflix Pause RemovalFollow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Sep 04, 2018
Apple Event Set for September 12
00:03:43
Apple has sent out invitations for its next big event on September 12, 2018 at 10 AM PST. Here's what we can expect and what it's like to cover Apple's big day in the spotlight.See the invitation here:https://twitter.com/richdemuro/status/1035198224867315712See my iPhone X video here:https://www.facebook.com/RichOnTech/videos/hands-on-with-apples-999-iphone-x/1848473108503733/Follow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Aug 30, 2018
Best Wireless Headphone Picks
00:11:05
We talk to Lauren Dragan, an editor at the reviews website Wirecutter, about the best wireless headphones in various categories including inexpensive headphones, running headphones, AirPods alternatives, kids headphones and noise cancelling headphones. There's even a pick for best headphones for weightlifters!Watch the TV segment and get links to the recommended headphones:https://ktla.com/2018/08/29/best-wireless-headphone-picks/Follow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Aug 29, 2018
YouTube's Digital Wellbeing Tools
00:05:48
YouTube has new Digital Wellbeing tools to help you control how much time you spend watching videos inside the app. Learn how to monitor how much time you or your kids are watching, get reminders to take a break, group your notifications, set quiet times and more.YouTube Blog:https://youtube.googleblog.com/2018/08/tools-to-take-charge-of-your-digital.htmlAndroid 9 Pie Digital Wellbeing:https://www.blog.google/products/android/introducing-android-9-pie/Follow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Aug 28, 2018
Apps That Turn Saving Money Into a Game
00:04:45
A look at three apps - Blast, Grand and Long Game Savings - that encourage people to save money by turning the process into a game. Earn money while playing your favorite games, win weekly prizes and play lottery style games to earn more on top of your savings account.TV segment and links to the apps mentioned:https://ktla.com/2018/08/27/apps-that-make-saving-money-fun/Follow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Aug 27, 2018
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Review
00:08:27
The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is in stores now for $1,000. It's a device that truly offers it all, if you don't mind the supersized price tag or form factor.TV Segment and sample photos:https://ktla.com/2018/08/24/samsung-galaxy-note-9-review-nearly-no-compromises/Follow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Aug 24, 2018
PayPal vs Credit Card for Online Shopping
00:06:29
A caller says she likes to use PayPal online for shopping, but her credit card is now showing fraudulent charges. From the Rich on Tech Live Facebook show.Follow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Aug 23, 2018
Tips to Keep Kids Safe on YouTube
00:10:33
Great tips to keep your kids safe as they watch YouTube including how to build a playlist of pre-approved videos, steering clear of the phenomenon known as YouTube "poop" and why you should turn off Autoplay. Interview with Kevin Grosch, CEO of Made In Network.TV Segment:https://ktla.com/2018/08/22/tips-keep-your-kids-safe-on-youtube/You can disable Autoplay in the YouTube app by going into Settings > Autoplay. On a desktop computer, go to YouTube and start watching a video. Then, look for the Autoplay toggle switch in the upper right-hand corner of your screen, near the Up Next list of videos.Follow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Aug 22, 2018
Samsung vs Pixel
00:06:20
A viewer calls in wondering if she should upgrade to the new Pixel or switch to Samsung for her next phone. From the Rich on Tech Live Facebook show.Follow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Aug 21, 2018
Latest Spam Email Contains Your Real Password
00:03:49
A new spam email going around contains an eyebrow raising piece of information: one of your real passwords. Here's how the spammers likely got it and what you can do to protect yourself.See the email message here:https://ktla.com/2018/08/20/latest-scam-email-has-your-real-password-inside-heres-how-they-got-it/Follow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Aug 20, 2018
Why Walmart is Installing Giant Vending Machines
00:05:21
Walmart is installing giant vending machines called Pickup Towers in stores nationwide in an effort to make picking up online orders easy, fast and fun.See the giant pickup tower in action:https://youtu.be/71pgd-LzzXcFollow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Aug 17, 2018
T-Mobile Fixes Customer Service + Free Music
00:05:35
T-Mobile is giving its customers a free music subscription for a year, $25 concert tickets and fixing customer service with a new approach that pairs customers up with a Team of Experts they can contact 24/7.Pandora Plus subscription and concert tickets:https://www.t-mobile.com/offers/live-nation-ticket-discountTeam of Experts:https://www.t-mobile.com/customers/customer-careFollow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Aug 16, 2018
3 New iPhones; Apple Pencil Support, 512 GB Storage - Report
00:06:53
A new report from market intelligence company TrendForce predicts three new iPhone models. One budget model with a big screen, then two more premium devices that support Apple Pencil and perhaps Dual SIM cards. Plus, you might be able to get 512 gigabytes of storage.Full report:https://press.trendforce.com/press/20180814-3145.htmlFollow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontech Easy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Aug 14, 2018
Instagram Stories Tips & Tricks
00:05:32
Instagram Stories just turned 2 years old! 400 million people are using them every day to share their lives and more. Here are some fun hidden tricks you might not know about. Plus, learn how to control a new Instagram feature that tells your friends when you are online or last checked the app.Watch the TV segment here:https://ktla.com/2018/08/13/instagram-stories-tips-and-tricks/Follow me on Instagram!https://www.instagram.com/richontech/ See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Aug 13, 2018
Samsung Unveils the Galaxy Note 9
00:08:15
Samsung unveils the Galaxy Note 9 smartphone with a bigger screen, bigger battery, double the storage, Bluetooth S-Pen and a more intelligent camera. Here are my first impressions and what you need to know about this $1000 device.Watch my hands on video:https://youtu.be/li3tUwaseVkFollow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontechEasy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Aug 09, 2018
Android 9 Pie Brings AI to Android Phones
00:07:38
Google has released the final version of Android 9 Pie to the Pixel. Learn how the built in Artificial Intelligence will help you conserve battery life and get things done faster. Plus, how a new feature called Digital Wellbeing can help you understand the time you spend on your phone, limit distracting app use and help you wind down for the night.Android 9 Piehttps://blog.google/products/android/introducing-android-9-pie/Digital Wellbeinghttps://www.blog.google/products/pixel/try-out-digital-wellbeing-find-your-own-balance-pixel/Follow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontechEasy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Aug 08, 2018
Dashlane Password Manager Adds Features and Hikes Price
00:06:02
Password management software Dashlane unveils a new version of their software with more features for Premium users including a free, unlimited VPN for secure, encrypted web surfing. The company also raised its subscription price by 50%.Mentioned:Dashlane:https://www.dashlane.com/plans$20 off referral linkLastPasshttps://www.lastpass.com/1Passwordhttps://1password.com/Follow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontechEasy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Jul 26, 2018
Beyond Meat is Building Burgers, Sausage from Plants
00:06:18
Beyond Meat CEO Ethan Brown explains why he wants his plant based burgers and sausage to appeal to all eaters - not just vegans and vegetarians.Watch the TV segment:https://ktla.com/2018/07/25/beyond-meat-behind-the-scenes-burger/RichOnTech.tvFollow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontechEasy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Jul 25, 2018
Switched from iPhone to Android, Can't Get Texts
00:04:41
From the mailbag: Faby writes in and says she switched from an iPhone to a Samsung Galaxy S9+ and now her text messages aren't coming through. Here's the fix.Deregister and Turn off iMessage:https://selfsolve.apple.com/deregister-imessageEmail me a Question:http://richontech.tv/contactFollow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontechEasy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Jul 24, 2018
Smart Antivirus Uses Artificial Intelligence to Protect Your Computer
00:06:00
A company named Cylance is taking a different approach to it's antivirus software. It uses machine learning and artificial intelligence to actually know the difference between a good and bad file.More information:https://ktla.com/2018/07/23/cylance-antivirus-review-artificial-intelligence/Cylance Smart Antivirus:https://shop.cylance.com/usFollow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontechEasy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Jul 23, 2018
Free Snacks In Your Next Uber Ride
00:06:10
Uber is partnering with a startup named Cargo to offer a selection of free and paid snacks and other goodies drivers can sell in the back seat. Cargo Founder & CEO Jeff Cripe talks about how the system works for passengers and drivers plus what the new partnership means for the company.more information:https://ktla.com/2018/07/20/startup-partners-with-uber-to-sell-snacks-in-the-back-seat/Follow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontechEasy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Jul 20, 2018
Amazon Prime Day 2018 Results
00:04:12
Amazon shares results from Prime Day 2018, including the top sales items in various countries. Overall, Fire TV Stick and Echo Dot rule. Strawberries were the top deal at Whole Foods.Follow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontechEasy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Jul 18, 2018
Rough Start for Amazon Prime Day 2018
00:04:42
Amazon Prime Day 2018 got off to a rough start with lots of shoppers complaining about error messages full of cute dogs. But the site eventually came back online and Amazon says Prime Day is off to a bigger start than last year.Amazon Prime Day Deals:https://amzn.to/2Jw74PxFollow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontechEasy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Jul 17, 2018
Radiation Blocking Screen Protector
00:09:47
Tech Armor Enhance is a new screen protector that not only guards your phone from scuffs and scratches, but it also has special technology built in to help block potentially harmful radiation emitted by your device. Plus, Tech Armor explains the fool proof way to apply a screen protector so you don't get any bubbles.More information:https://ktla.com/2018/07/16/tech-armor-enhance-radiation-blocking-screen-protector-review/Tech Armor Enhance on Amazon:https://amzn.to/2NhPKjLFollow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontechEasy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Jul 16, 2018
101 Handy Tech Tips for the iPhone on Bill Handel Show
00:06:55
I share some fun iPhone tips and tricks with Bill Handel on KFI AM 640. The tips are taken from my new book, 101 Handy Tech Tips for the iPhone, available now on Amazon.Details on my book:http://richontech.tv/bookBill Handel Showhttps://kfiam640.iheart.com/featured/bill-handel/Follow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontechEasy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Jul 14, 2018
Best Apps to to Buy and Sell Your Used Stuff Locally
00:04:52
Move over eBay and Craiglist! Here are the next generation of apps that can help you make some quick cash by selling the used stuff around your house locally. Plus tips on how to post and the best day to make a sale.More information:https://ktla.com/2018/07/13/apps-to-know-buy-stuff-local-facebook-marketplace-offerup/Follow Rich on Social Media:Facebook: http://facebook.com/RichOnTechTwitter: http://twitter.com/richdemuroInstagram: http://instagram.com/richontechEasy ways to listen on your phone or smart speaker:"Hey Google, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Hey Siri, Play the Rich on Tech Podcast""Alexa, Enable the Rich on Tech Flash Briefing" See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Jul 13, 2018
How My Kid Racked Up $100 of In App Purchases Without Me Knowing